Mothman Pageant fun

Beth Sergent

September 21, 2013

POINT PLEASANT — Night two of the Mothman Pageants saw not only titles in the Mrs., Ms., Teen and Miss categories awarded but the very first Little Mister Mothman crowned.

Starting in the Mrs. Mothman Category, Erika Westfall was crowned Mrs. Mothman, Miranda Griffin was first runner up, Ashley Durst was second runner up. Griffin was also Mrs. Congeniality and Adria Watson was Mrs. Photogenic.

In the Ms. Mothman Category, Jette Pleasant was crowned Ms. Mothman, Amanda Baker was first runner up, Zakara Shirley was second runner up. Katie Bowen was Ms. Congeniality and Baker was Ms. Photogenic.

In the Teen Miss Mothman Category, Brianna Glass was crowned Miss Teen Mothman, Jaden Giles took home the princess title, Hannah O’Brien was first runner up, Taylor Gillam was second runner up. Kami Shultis was Teen Miss Congeniality and Gillam was Teen Miss Photogenic.

In the Miss Mothman Category, Addison Fisher was crowned Miss Mothman, Kaitlyn Beck took home the princess title, Halley Alberts was first runner up, Whitney Layton was second runner up. Shiloh Wamsley was Miss Congeniality and Alberts was Miss Photogenic. Also, 2010 Miss Mothman Brittany Sayre, also a 2013 Pure American Miss, presented a special card and decal to Fisher in memory of her grandmother, the late Barbara Spears who started the tradition.

Also, Simon Strobl, 9, of Vienna, took home the title of the very first Little Mister Mothman King.

Royalty will be present at events throughout the Mothman Festival. The pageants are under the direction of Delyssa Edmonds and Rebecca Roll.