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Vote for the 2013 Apple Blossom Queen

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Ballots count as 5 percent toward candidates' final scores. One vote per Internet address.

Voting ends February 7, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.

  • Carli Robins

    Parents: Danny and Vicki Robins
    School: Eastmont High School
    Activities: Sports Med
    Post-graduation plans: Attend Eastern Washington University
    Me, in one word: Happy
    Website you visit most often: Pinterest
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “In My City” by Ellie Goulding
    Favorite TV show: “The Big Bang Theory”
    Trade place for a day: Minnie Mouse
    Biggest inspiration: My great grandma Grace
    Place I want to visit: Australia
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Hiking Saddle Rock
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … peanut butter.

  • Cassidy Halle

    Parents: Buddy and Dena Halle
    School: Eastmont High School
    Activities: Varsity volleyball, ASB vice president, Knowledge Bowl, Youth United, FBLA and Key Club
    Post-graduation plans: Attend a four-year university to minor in Spanish, considering nursing or broadcast journalism as a major
    Me, in one word: Devoted
    Website you visit most often: Instagram
    Song that gets you going in the morning: ”Keep your head up” by Andy Grammer
    Favorite TV show: “Celebrity Apprentice”
    Trade place for a day: Kate Middleton
    Biggest inspiration: My two older sisters, Amanda and McKenzie
    Place I want to visit: Spain
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Spending time at the river, parks and trails
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … my family, friends and God.

  • Emily Abbott

    Parents: Jon and Tara Abbott
    School: Eastmont High School
    Activities: Theater, choir and church
    Post-graduation plans: Attend a four-year university
    Me, in one word: Caring
    Website you visit most often: Facebook
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Goodmorning Beautiful” by Brad Paisley
    Favorite TV show: “Sherlock,” “Supernatural”
    Trade place for a day: Julie Andrews
    Biggest inspiration: Mom and Dad
    Place I want to visit: Europe-England
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Go to the community and theater events
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … my family.

  • Jenaesha Iwaasa

    Parents: Juel and Tanya Iwaasa
    School: Eastmont High School, Wenatchee Valley College (Running Start)
    Activities: Music-related activities (practicing, coaching/teaching, performing), church activities, sewing, sculpting and cooking
    Post-graduation plans: Study cello performance on the East Coast
    Me, in one word: Pragmatic
    Website you visit most often: iwastesomuchtime.com
    Song that gets you going in the morning: Brahms Symphony No. 4 Mut1 ( I love the recapitulation!)
    Favorite TV show: “Firefly”
    Trade place for a day: No thanks. I am very happy being me.
    Biggest inspiration: Russian cellist Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich
    Place I want to visit: Japan
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Outdoor activities like hiking, biking and walking
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … my cello.

  • Laurel Jones

    Parents: Maureen Jones
    School: Wenatchee High School
    Activities: DECA, ASB, Earth Club, Math Club
    Post-graduation plans: Attend a four-year university
    Me, in one word: Energetic
    Website you visit most often: Tumblr.com
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “You Make My Dreams Come True” by Hall and Oates
    Favorite TV show: “How I Met Our Mother”
    Trade place for a day: Laura Bell Bundy
    Biggest inspiration: My grandfather, Jack Jones
    Place I want to visit: Ireland, well mostly just everywhere in Europe
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Spend time outside riding the Loop Trail
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … good books and good friends.

  • Lauren Williamson

    Parents: Lee and Kim Williamson
    School: Wenatchee High School
    Activities: Church, worship team, church youth group, student leadership team, Hyland and Hytones
    Post-graduation plans: Attend Wenatchee Valley College, transfer to four-year school to pursue a teaching degree
    Me, in one word: Loyal
    Website you visit most often: Facebook
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Good Morning” by Mandisa and TobyMac
    Favorite TV show: “Good Luck Charlie”
    Trade place for a day: Carrie Underwood
    Biggest inspiration: My papa, Grandpa Sanders
    Place I want to visit: England
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Float the river with friends
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … my Bible.

  • Madi Still

    Parents: Michelle and Craig Still
    School: Wenatchee High School
    Activities: Honor Society, Drama Club, dance and volunteering
    Post-graduation plans: Four-year university and then medical school
    Me, in one word: Humble
    Website you visit most often: Twitter
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Boondocks” by Little Big Town
    Favorite TV show: “Grey’s Anatomy”
    Trade place for a day: A cancer patient
    Biggest inspiration: Mary Zontek
    Place I want to visit: Europe
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Hike
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … coffee!

  • Maggie Chvilicek

    Parents: Brigid and Jeff Chvilicek
    School: Wenatchee High School
    Activities: Cross country, ASB and piano
    Post-graduation plans: Attend a four-year university
    Me, in one word: Independent
    Website you visit most often: Pandora
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Revolution” by the Beatles
    Favorite TV show: “Criminal Minds”
    Trade place for a day: Michelle Obama
    Biggest inspiration: Brent Grothe
    Place I want to visit: Ireland
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Bike or run on the Loop Trail
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … my dog, Darby.

  • Maria Medina

    Parents: Jose Luis and Adelaida Medina
    School: Wenatchee High School
    Activities: Sports, exercise, spending time with family
    Post-graduation plans: Attend four-year university to earn an engineering degree
    Me, in one word: Caring
    Website you visit most often: Google
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Diamond” by Rihanna
    Favorite TV show: “CSI” and the Food Channel
    Trade place for a day: Comedian Gabriel Iglesias
    Biggest inspiration: Parents
    Place I want to visit: Paris, France
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Anything outdoors, Saddle Rock, Walla Walla Point Park or Loop Trail
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … cell phone.

  • Scarlet Graham

    Parents: Robert Graham and Shana Kai
    School: Eastmont High School
    Activities: Reading, wakeboarding, singing, crossword puzzles
    Post-graduation plans: Attend Wenatchee Valley College and then pursue a law degree
    Me, in one word: Compassionate
    Website you visit most often: Pinterest
    Song that gets you going in the morning: “Beautiful” by Mercy Me
    Favorite TV show: “Extreme Home Makeover” and “Shipping Wars”
    Trade place for a day: Oprah Winfrey
    Biggest inspiration: My mother
    Place I want to visit: Italy, France and New York
    Favorite thing to do in the Wenatchee Valley: Walk the Loop Trail
    Finish this sentence: I can’t live without … a good book to read.