Presenting the 2017 Cherry River Festival Royalty...

2017 CRFestival Court

L to R - Bobbie Moore - Mrs. Cherry River Festival Queen
Alyiah Amick - Miss Cherry River Festival Queen
Carissa Campbell - Cherry River Teen Queen

2017 Grand Dame

Judy Davis, 2017 Grand Dame of the Rhododendron Garden Club. . Every year since 1971 the Garden Club has sponsored a queen who has given her time and talent to better her community. Please see a list here of all the Grand Dames from 1971 to 2016.

2017 Cherry River Navy Sweetheart

2017 CRN SWEETHEART Ms. Caroline Baber - If you're a Richwooder, you've probably met Miss Caroline Baber. She's known for helping her community and treating every friend like family. Cara is the daughter of Bob Henry Baber and Tammara Taylor, and the Granddaughter of Carolyn Taylor of Richwood. Her siblings include two sisters and a brother, Ciara Combs, Cody Baber, and Jacqueline Baber. Proud aunt of Ruby and Owen Combs.

Cara will graduate from Glenville State College in the Spring of 2018 with a bachelors in English Education. She hopes to use her degree in Richwood to help students utilize positive outlets such as writing and the arts.

Cara enjoys the outdoors and is always taking advantage of the Cherry River and Monogahelia Forest for activities such as kayaking and hiking. Cara is very family oriented, and her favorite thing is spending time at the Baber Farm with her dogs and loved ones. Ms. Baber has been elected as the new Secretary of The Cherry River Navy, Inc.