Concluding an evening of glitz and glamour, Brianna Schreurs was crowned 2016 Miss Milbank at the annual Lions Club Snow Queen Contest. A packed house looked on at the Milbank High School theater as Kiera Leddy 2015 Miss Milbank placed the tiara on her successor. Abby Wollschlager was chosen first runner-up and Jessica Mogard second runner-up.
Nineteen kindergarten-age girls vied for the title of Little Miss Milbank. Isabella Pauli was selected as this year’s winner. She is the daughter of Adam and Brittney Pauli.
While the judges deliberated, Mike Morgan, Delvin and Cammy Hackwith along with Ken and Penny Nelson entertained the audience and Jason Kettwig was revealed as this year’s Mystery Snowman.
Julie French served as mistress of ceremonies for this year’s event. The Milbank Lions Club has sponsored the Annual Snow Queen Contest since 1963.