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Becky Belcher chosen as Sportsman's Holiday queen

There may not have been a real Sportsman's Holiday festival this year, thanks to the coronavirus, but there is a queen.

On Friday evening, July 10, 16-year-old Becky Belcher won the crown at the Sportsman's Holiday coronation to thunderous cheers and applause. She won a tall spark-ling crown and a beautiful rose bouquet with peacock feathers.

"I was shaking and really, really nervous, but one of my best friends is Addy Gilmore, and she got first princess," Belcher said. "We were standing there and just talking and as she got first princess, she said 'you're going to get this, you deserve i...

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