By Lori Cathey
Gibson County High School students and teachers showed off their school spirit with a full week of activities and festivities marking homecoming.
The week-long celebration ended with a pep rally Friday afternoon for the Pioneers football team. Prior to the start of the game, GCHS football cheerleaders and the homecoming court were recognized. Cheerleaders are Alaina Eddlemon, Jaeda Hampton, Kiara Harris, Shay Turner, Sydney Yochum, Aaliyah Bailey, Mia Grace Hardaway, Sierra Lee, Tori Watkins, Ise Cooper, Ryleigh Greene, Chloe Hassell, Hailey Jeppesen and Emma Carter.
Senior Juliana Turner was named GCHS homecoming queen and was crowned by last year’s queen Julie Allen. Juliana is the daughter of Kevin and Jenny Turner and was escorted by her father. She is a member of the Beta club, FCA, SADD, and is secretary of the senior class. She has cheered for four years and was named UCA All American Cheerleader at camp.
Homecoming queen nominees included Savanna Ramsey and Mckinley Aydlotte. Savanna is the daughter of Josh and Rhonda Ramsey and was escorted by her father. She has been a football and basketball cheerleader for four years, member of HOSA and Beta club for four years. Mckinley is the daughter of Crystal Patterson and Justin Aydlotte and was escorted by her father. She has been a member of SADD for two years, a DARE role model for two years, a cheerleader for four years, and a member of the Beta club for three years.
Homecoming class representatives were freshman Reagann McVay, the daughter of Micah and Jennifer McVay, sophomore Jessi Powell, the daughter of Charles and Tina Powell, and junior Emma Siler, the daughter of Keith and Lisa Siler.
COUNTY HOMECOMING REPRESENTATIVES AND COURT – Gibson County High School homecoming court and class representatives are (front) Emma Siler, junior representative, escorted by her father Keith Siler; Savanna Ramsey, queen nominee, escorted by her father Josh Ramsey; GCHS Homecoming Queen Juliana Turner, escorted by her father Kevin Turner; Mckinley Aydlotte, queen nominee, escorted by her father Justin Aydlotte; Jessi Powell, sophomore representative, escorted by her grandfather Mike Powell; and Reagann McVay, freshman representative, escorted by her father Micah McVay. (Photo by Lori Cathey)
HOMECOMING BEAUTIES – Homecoming representatives are junior Emma Siler, queen nominee Savanna Ramsey, Queen Juliana Turner, queen nominee Mckinley Aydlotte, sophomore Jessi Powell and freshman Reagann McVay. (Photo by Lori Cathey)