Front Row from left: 2022-2023 Maranda Klaver, 2023-2024 Melissa Karpenko, 1982-1983 Sharon ( Salm) Grose. Back row from left: 2016 Kathryn (Chant) Maitland, 2018 Kailey Donaldson, 2021 and 2022 Anna Lennox, 2012 Courtney Connors, 2019 Dr. Derika Nauta, 1963-64 Elisabeth (Barker) McMillan,1975-76 Dawn Brunton, 2011 Tammy (Fischer) Martin, 1977-78 Lynne (Stewart) Moore ,2007 Vanessa (Klages) Scott and 1973-74 Sheila Marshall. Submitted photo
GRAND VALLEY – Melissa Karpenko joined the “Ontario Queen of the Furrow Club” when she was crowned 2023-2024 Ontario Queen of the Furrow at the Celebration of Excellence at the Orangeville Fair Grounds. Melissa lives on a farm just outside of Grand Valley and is here pictured with former Ontario Queens of the Furrow who attended the crowning banquet.