Cattlemen Banquet

An Edgewood girl has been crowned the Clayton County Beef Queen. Ava Kerns, the daughter of Jim and Jody Kerns was crowned at the annual Cattlemen Banquet on Saturday Night. The Beef Princess is Alyssa Kleinlein of Strawberry Point, the daughter of Dustan and Amber Kleinlein. The Cattleman of the year award was presented to Rod Meberry of Volga. The Young Cattleman of the year was awarded to Cody Preston of Guttenberg. The Friend of the Cattlemen award was presented to Nick Boehm of Elgin. The Golden Knife award was prested to TJ’s Pizza of Clermont.

Beef Queen - Ava Kerns (pictured on the right)

Beef Princess - Alyssa Kleinlein (on left)