Newly crowned 2006 Miss Lake Festival Queen Erica Gelhaus is flanked by congratulatory queen pageant contestants at the conclusion of Monday night's event. The scholarship pageant is the traditional precursor of this weekend's Celina Lake Festival. See related photos on back page.
Erica Gelhaus' enthusiastic performance of the operatic aria, "Saper Vorreste" helped her win the title of Miss Lake Festival 2006 before a large crowd at the Celina Fieldhouse on Monday evening. [More