Visiting with Miss Rice

The Forrest City Country Club was the site of a luncheon on Thursday in honor of Administrative Professionals Day luncheon. The event was hosted by the St. Francis County Farm Bureau Women's Committee. Visitors saw, and visited with, models wearing new spring fashions from Edwin Houston and LEAH while enjoying lunch. Haven McElhanon, 2015 Miss St. Francis County Rice, was also on hand. McElhanon speaks with luncheon attendee Mercedes Mitchell. Photo by Alan Smith.

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