ST. MARYS — Memorial High School graduate Mallory Kill, daughter of Mike and Carrie Kill, was crowned SummerFest Queen Sunday, in one of the signature events of that kicks off festival week.
“This is actually really important to me,” Kill said after the crowning.
Kill said she’s following in the footsteps of her mother, who competed in pageants as a young woman.
“(My mom) said just smile the whole time, and don’t be nervous,” Kill said. “She just got me happy for it.”