2021 Picnic Princess Court
Teen Princess Sydney Lovica Johnson
Princess Sydney Lovica Johnson is 18 years old and a Senior at Central Linn High School. She lives in Halsey with her parents Mike and Lovica Johnson and her sister Saydey (15). She says her favorite colors are shades of blue, shades of pink, and forest green. She enjoys reading books, watching Disney movies, and spending time with her family, especially camping at the coast. Clam-Fettuccine Alfredo, Hawaiian Burgers, and Vallarta Enchiladas
are Sydney’s favorite meals. For music, Sydney likes anything and
everything from Country, to Pop, and all the Oldies. Sydney’s favorite animals are grey whales and orange kitties. Sydney named her mom as her hero! A few extracurricular activities Sydney participates in include softball, basketball, volleyball, and FFA. At Pioneer Picnic, Sydney said her favorite things to do are the Penny Scramble, working in the kitchen, watching the Talent Show, and walking through the exhibits. Some silly things she does
includes telling cheesy jokes, making other people laugh, and laughing at herself, too! Sydney describes herself as kind, compassionate, honest, and genuine. She hates bullying. She likes to have fun; she cares about people and animals. She enjoys the simple life, marine wildlife, and the environment. She loves agriculture and being raised as a farm kid! She enjoys writing personalized cards for people she appreciates, looks forward
to volunteering in her community, and she works hard to make a difference. After High School, she plans to attend LBCC and OSU to pursue a degree in Marine Studies. Congratulations Sydney, on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Teen Princess.
Teen Princess Hannah Grace Glaser
Princess Hannah Grace Glaser is a Senior at Central Linn High School and is 17 years old. She lives in Tangent with her parents Ryan and Jessica Glaser along with her sisters Ava (14) and Elle (11). Hannah told us that her favorite classes at school are Ag Science and Math. She likes the color blue, Disney movies, and Country music. Her favorite food is steak and mashed potatoes; which kind of goes along with her love for raising and showing
cattle. She enjoys ski racing, a sport that is enjoyed by her whole family and is their favorite activity together. On a normal day you will find her looking after her cattle and sheep, reading, and participating in extracurriculars such as soccer, softball, cross-country, FFA, and 4-H. When asked what she likes to do at Pioneer Picnic she said the parades and seeing friends. Hannah said
the bravest thing she has ever done was this past summer when she helped with the wild fire relief efforts at the Linn County Fairgrounds with misplaced animals and livestock. Good Job Hannah! The silliest thing Hannah said she has ever done was when she bought goldfish for her younger sister’s birthday to put out in the cattle trough. When helping to catch the fish, she slipped and almost fell in! When asked how she would describe herself, Hannah said she is dependable, energetic, positive, curious, passionate, and driven. She loves watching others succeed and help them if they fail. She said she is passionate about Agriculture as well as helping out within the Ag Community. After graduation she plans to attend the University of Idaho for a degree in ag Communication and Ag Business. Congratulations Hannah on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Teen Princess.
Junior Princess Kennedy Spencer
Kennedy Spencer is the 9 year old daughter of Kelsi and Schae Spencer and lives in Halsey. She is s 3rd grader in Mrs. Roth’s class at Central Linn Elementary. She shares her home with her two siblings, Gradi (12) and Paisley (9). Kennedy’s favorite subject at school is science. She also tells us her favorite color is purple and her favorite food is Mac n cheese. Kennedy likes llamas and country music. Kennedy’s favorite sports are basketball and softball and playing board games. On a normal day in her free time you can find Kennedy jumping on the trampoline. When asked, her favorite things to do at Pioneer Picnic are to play games and eat elephant ears! Her bravest moments are when she tries new things, even if it scares her. The silliest thing she has done is to play pranks on her siblings. Kennedy describes herself as being shy, sometimes hyper and funny but she says she is nice and likes to be friends with everyone. Kennedy says the person she looks up to and thinks of as her hero is her Mom. Congratulations Kennedy on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Paisley Spencer
Paisley Spencer is the 9 year old daughter of Kelsi and Schae Spencer and lives in Halsey. She is s 3 rd grader in Ms. Klein’s class at Central Linn Elementary. She shares her home with her parents and two siblings, Gradi (12) and Kennedy (9). Paisley’s favorite subject at school is math. She also tells us her favorite color is yellow and her favorite food is pineapple. Paisley likes cows, country music, and watching her favorite movie Sister Sister. Paisley’s favorite sports are basketball and soccer and playing board games with her family. On a normal day in her free time you can find Paisley playing outside. When asked, her favorite thing to do at Pioneer Picnic is to play games! Her bravest moments are when she tries new things. The silliest thing she has done is to play pranks on her sister. Paisley likes to be nice to people by holding doors open for them. She describes herself as being outgoing, nice and adventurous. Paisley says the person she looks up to and thinks of as her hero is her Mom. Congratulations Paisley on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Lia May Rogers
Princess Lia May Rogers is the daughter of Melissa and Chris Rogers and lives in Brownsville with her parents and brother William (6). She is 9 years old and a 3 rd grader at Central Linn Elementary in Mrs. Roth’s class. She likes the color blue, hamsters and Disney music. Lia will tell you her favorite thing to eat is steak and Mac n cheese. She also likes to play soccer and baseball. Her favorite thing to do with her family is movie night and especially likes the movie Raya and the Last Dragon. On a normal day you
will find Lia playing soccer on her tablet. She says her favorite things to do at Pioneer Picnic are to go to the parade and get her face painted. Lia says the bravest thing she has ever done was to go outside when it is dark. She likes to be silly and pretend to be a monkey. The nicest thing Lia has ever done was when one day her brother (who is 6) was drowning and she dove in and saved him! Lia says that her Mom and Dad are her heroes. She describes herself as being nice, kind, smart, and helpful. Congratulations Lia on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Syrha Kaymarie Erickson
Princess Syrha Kaymarie Erickson is the 9 year old daughter of Josh and Chriszma Erickson and lives in Brownsville with her two siblings JC (16) and Leif (12). She is a 3 rd grader at Central Linn Elementary. She is in Mrs. Roth’s class where her favorite class is art. She likes family movie night and especially when they watch her favorite movie Lilo & Stitch. Syrha likes penguins and on normal day you will find her doing arts & crafts and reading. During Pioneer Picnic her favorite thing to do is watch the parade.
Syrha says her bravest moment is when she stopped a friend from being bullied. She describes herself as being cheerful, nice, caring, funny, and a helpful person. She demonstrated being nice when she helped a friend at school learn to jump rope. Syrha said her silliest moment was when she was eating her favorite food, ice cream, and got some on her forehead. Syrha told us that her heroes are her Mom and Dad. Congratulations Syrha on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Lena Jean Cheney
Princess Lena Jean Cheney is a 3 rd grader in Ms. Klein’s class at Central Linn Elementary where her favorite class is math. She is the daughter of Katie and Blaine and shares her home with her brother Jack who is 10. Her favorite foods to eat are fruit salad and pizza. She also shares her home with her beloved guinea pigs. Lena’s favorite color is teal and she likes country music. She also likes to watch her favorite movie Mulan, play soccer, and play outside. On a normal day you might find Lena riding her roller blades outside. At Pioneer Picnic, Lena especially likes the hamster balls. Lena
says one of the silliest things she has ever done was to do a back flip on her friend’s trampoline. She also shared that her bravest moment was to jump off the porch with her scooter. Lena describes herself as being sometimes shy, playful, and helpful. This she demonstrated when there was a bird stuck in the garage and she and her brother Jack got it out. When asked who she looked up to and were her heroes, she said her Mom and Dad. Congratulations Lena on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Nevin Michelle Eversull
Princess Nevin is an 8 year old, 3 rd grader at Central Linn Elementary and is in Mrs. Roth’s class where math is her favorite subject. She is the daughter of Dani and Gilley Eversull and lives in Brownsville. She has an older brother Nolen who is 13. Nevin’s favorite color is blue. She likes to eat pizza, drink pop, and watch her favorite movie Moana. She is also a lover of cows and pop music. In her free time, she enjoys playing soft ball and going
to the coast. On a normal day in her free time you will find Nevin dancing and singing. When asked what her favorite thing to do at Pioneer Picnic was, she said it was getting her face painted. Nevin said the bravest thing she has ever done was to go through a haunted house. She also told us that the silliest thing she has ever done was to ride her bike with no shoes. Nevin describes herself as being nice because she shares with everyone and also that she is funny. When asked, Nevin said her hero is her Mom. Congratulations Nevin on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Kaelyn Elizabeth Randklev
Princess Kaelyn Elizabeth Randklev is a 3 rd grader in Miss Klein’s class at Central Linn Elementary and is 8 years old. She is the daughter of Ryan and Candice Haddock and shares her home with two sisters, Ellie (7) and Mercy (5) in Brownsville. Kaelyn says her favorite movie is Raya and the Last Dragon. Teal is her favorite color along with her favorite foods of top ramen, blueberries, and spicy Cheetohs. Kaelyn shares that she really likes kittens and on a normal day you will find her doing her favorite thing…drawing kittens. In her free time you will find her shopping with her family or listening to country music. Her favorite thing to do during Pioneer Picnic is to spend time with her family. Cooking food on the stove is deemed her bravest thing she has ever done. She told us that the silliest thing she ever did was to scream after school got out. She describes herself as being nice and shows this when she helps her Mom with her little sisters. The person Kaelyn looks up to and is her hero is Daddy Ryan because he keeps his family safe and works very hard. Kaelyn describes herself as being sweet, caring, respectful, shy, silly, fun and tiny. Congratulations Kaelyn on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Junior Princess Eleanor Grace Curtis
Princess Eleanor Grace Curtis is the daughter of Jason and Sarah Curtis and lives in Brownsville with her parents and sisters Isabelle (13) and Amelia (10). She is a 3 rd grader in Mrs. Roth’s class at Central Linn Elementary and is 9 years old. Her favorite class at school is reading. Eleanor tells us her favorite color is turquoise, her favorite foods are spaghetti and lasagna, and her favorite movies are from Marvel Studios. She likes elephants and owls and listening to country music. The sports Eleanor likes to play are soccer, basketball, and swimming. She also likes to ride her bike and play hide-n-seek in the dark! On a normal day you will find Eleanor jumping on the trampoline, reading, or sketching. Eleanor said her favorite activities to do at Pioneer Picnic are to get into
the big bouncy house and slide and to play the giant hamster ball game. Her bravest moments are when she jumped out of a tree and when she jumped off the high dive in swimming. Eleanor says the silliest thing she ever did was when she tried to jump on her bike while running. She says the nicest thing she ever did was when she gave away her favorite thing to someone else. Eleanor says that even though she can be shy sometimes, she is determined to never give up; she says she is energetic, fast moving, a hard worker, and honorable. Her Dad is her hero. She
says she loves her animals, her friends, and her family. Congratulations Eleanor on being a 2021 Pioneer Picnic Junior Princess.
Our 2020 Court
Princess Madison Ray Williams
Princess Madison is 18, and just graduated from Central Linn High School in June. Her favorite class was singing in the vocal group Blue Notes and the director, Ms. Kivett, is her favorite teacher. Another one of her favorite activities to do is painting. She is the daughter of David and Jackie Williams and has lived with her family in Sweet Home for 11 years. She has 7 siblings who are Carol, Catie, Caila, Megan, Myles, Brandon, and Jacob. Her favorite food to eat is French fries. She likes elephants, rap and pop music, and her favorite colors are blue and teal. Watching her favorite movie “Frozen 2” and other movies is what she likes to do with her family. Madison describes a normal day would be lying in bed and watching TikTok. At Pioneer Picnic, her favorite activity is to play in the giant plastic balls. She shares that the bravest thing she ever did was to try out for Blue Notes or when she ran for treasure at Girl’s State. She says she is “spontaneously silly” most of the time. She says the nicest thing she does is to do yard work for the elderly people at her church. Her hero is “Captain American” as she thinks he is pretty neat. Madison describes herself as being stubborn, outgoing and overall likes to have a good time. She says she likes to have fun and laugh! Congratulations on being a Pioneer Picnic Princess Madison!
Princess Devin is 17 and will be a senior at Central Linn High School this fall. Her favorite class is Blue Notes along with taking college classes in writing or anatomy. She says her favorite teacher is vocal director Ms. Kivett. She is the daughter of Michell Muller and Jason Prescott. She has three older siblings, Kyla, Taylur, and Trinity. She has lived in Halsey for two years. Devin’s favor foods are Chinese, ice cream and coffee. Her favorite animals are dogs, 100% of the time but if she had to pick another animal, it would be a piglet. She does not have a favorite movie but does like anything that will make her laugh or cry. Her favorite music is any type of genre; she says she just “loves” music. She has played her favorite sport, basketball, year round since she was in kindergarten. Devin’s favorite family activity is playing board games like Monopoly or Skip-Bo. On a normal day you will find Devin singing, reading, or cleaning in her free time. At Pioneer Picnic she likes the dunk tank, watching the littles in the Talent Show, and eating ice cream! The bravest thing Devin has ever done was going on a ride in Vallejo, California at Six Flags where she did a free-fall, dropping her 150 feet from up in the air. She says the silliest thing she ever did was once when she was making ranch dressing and accidentally used two cups of seasoning instead of 2 teaspoons; this got a memorable and priceless reaction from her family. Devin says the nicest thing she ever did was giving her room to two family members when they needed a play to stay. She says her hero is herself because she is the strongest, most determined person she knows. She states, “I can only depend on me”. Devin would describe herself as the person you would come to in a time of need or to receive advice from. She says she is kind, giving, intelligent, considerate, and a thoughtful young woman. Congratulations on being a Pioneer Picnic Princess Devin!
Jr. Princess Karsen Averie Mae Webb
Princess Karsen is nine and in will be in the fourth grade at Central Linn Elementary School this fall. She is the daughter of Kaci Logan and Jamie Webb. Karsen has lived with her family in Brownsville for three years. She has three siblings who are Greyson, Emerson and Tre. One of her favorite activities to do is Cheer. Her favorite food to eat is pizza. She likes kitties and country music. She says her favorite color is black. Karsen enjoys swimming and watching Sam and Cat. One of her favorite movies is “Daddy’s Home 2”. Karsen says the bravest thing she has ever done was when she “stood up” for someone all by herself. At Pioneer Picnic, she likes to do all the activities that happen. She says the silliest thing she has ever done was when she threw her face into a cupcake. That is silly Karsen! She says the nicest thing she ever did was when she befriended a girl who was sitting on the lonely bench in kindergarten. This shows how kind and loyal Karsen is to people. Lastly, Karsen says her hero is “My Papa”. Congratulations on being a Pioneer Picnic Princess Karsen!
Jr. Princess Tori Aileen McDonald
Princess Tori is eight and will be in the fourth grade at Central Linn Elementary School this fall. Her favorite teacher is Mrs. Blackstone. She is the daughter of Kyle and Erin McDonald and has lived in Halsey with her family for eight years. She has one brother, Lucas. Her favorite activities to do are basketball and to go camping. Her favorite food to eat is a bean burrito. Cheetahs are her favorite animal. She also likes anything sung by county singer Blake Shelton. She says her favorite color is pink. Tori said a normal day you will find her doing an art project. One of her favorite movies is “The Goofy Movie”. Tori says the bravest thing she has ever done was when she drove a combine all by herself. At Pioneer Picnic, she likes to ride the bull, play in the bouncy houses, and eat all the great food! She says the silliest thing she has ever done was when she is silly with Mr. K. She says the nicest thing she has ever done was when she donated her toys to kids that needed them more than she did. Nice Tori! Tori describes herself as caring, loving, kind, fun, silly and funny. Lastly, Tori says her heroes are her “Mom and Dad”. Congratulations on being a Pioneer Picnic Princess Tori!