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WINSTED — The Laurel City crowned its newest queen, Devisha Patel, in the 79th Laurel Festival held June 7 and 8. Emily Owens was first runnerup, followed by second runnerup Mackenzie Russo. All three of the winning girls are seniors at The Gilbert School and will receive $1,200, $1,000 and $800 scholarships, respectively.
Events began Friday, June 7, at the Crystal Peak Ballroom with a party organized by the Laurel City Commission to celebrate this year’s 13 candidates.
“Competing in the Laurel Queen contest is good for the girls because it gives them character, and it...