NATCHITOCHES – The 2012 Miss Merry Christmas and Christmas Belles were named on Sunday, September 30 at the Natchitoches Events Center following the Natchitoches Queens pageant.
Miss Merry Christmas is Melanie Maggio and the Christmas Belles are: Lindsay Lee, Courtney Rachal, Emilie King, Sarah Funderburk, Brittany Bedgood, Faith Stanfield, and Camille Lott.
Participants in the Miss Merry Christmas pageant are all seniors at Natchitoches Parish Schools and competed in scholastic achievement, interview, eveningwear and onstage question.
Miss Merry Christmas and the Christmas Belles serve as ambassadors for the City of
Natchitoches throughout the Christmas season.