Cassville crowns Mr., Miss Merry Christmas
Candidates raise $19,000 for Share Your Christmas
December 27, 2017
Cassville High School crowned their 2017 Mr. and Miss Merry Christmas last week during a special assembly. This year’s candidates raised $19,000 for the Share Your Christmas program, which provides holiday gifts to underprivileged families in Barry County. This year’s Mr. and Miss Merry Christmas were named as junior candidates Justin James and Clara Hermansen. Pictured above, from left to right in the front row: freshman Jordyn Stafford, senior Hannah Kelley, junior Clara Hermansen, and sophomore Kennedy Parnell. Back row: freshman Drake Reese, senior Coleman Hoppes, junior Justin James and sophomore Jarrod Wallace. Drake Reese is the son of Stacy Farris of Cassville. He is involved in basketball, football, and baseball. Jordyn Stafford is the daughter of Ron and Rhonda Stafford, of Cassville. She is involved in FCCLA, Student Council, Mask and Gavel, FCA, SADD, cross country, basketball, track and soccer. Jarrod Wallace is the son of Gary Wallace, of Cassville. He is involved in basketball, baseball, band, show choir, band, Recycling Club, Game Club and church band. Kennedy Parnell is the daughter of Suzy and Lance Parnell, of Cassville. She is involved in track, volleyball, FBLA, FCA, Student Council, and Interact. Justin James is the son of Jerry James , of Cassville, and Shelli James, of Cassville. He is involved in Interact and FBLA. Clara Hermansen is the daughter of Wade and Christy Hermansen, of Cassville. She is involved in Student Council, FBLA, and Interact. Coleman Hoppes is the son of Todd and Emma Hoppes, of Cassville. He is involved in FCCLA, Student Council, show choir and FTA. Hannah Kelley is the daughter of Danny and Renee Kelly, of Cassville. She is involved in FCCLA, National Honor Society, Youth Advisory Board, Student Council, Tomorrow’s Leaders Today, Recycle Club, Knowledge Bowl, marching band, concert band, and pep band.