The 2012 Luzerne County Fair Princess was crowned at the fairgrounds on Saturday, Sept. 8. Contestants, ranging from 4 to 6 years old and residing in Luzerne County, dressed in their favorite party dress and told a little bit about themselves.
Carly Yoder, of Kingston, won the title and will take part in community events during the year as the 2012 Luzerne County Fair Princess. Runner-up was Paige Moss of Dallas.
Last year's Princess Talyia Adamitzhelped crown the new princess. Katarina Ferrucci, 2012 Luzerne County Fair Queen, was Mistress of Ceremonies with introductions by Brooke Evans, 2012 Queen Runner-Up; Nicole Clemson, 2009 PA State Fair Queen; and Kaitlyn Miller, 2012 Miss PA Outstanding Teen.
Judges were Amy Salansky (1986 Howard County MD Farm Bureau Queen), Bryn Harvey (2007 Luzerne County Fair Queen), Krista Paluski (2009 Luzerne County Fair Queen) and Judy Harvey.
Trudy Clemson is chairperson of the Luzerne County Fair Princess Committee.