The 2018 Tomato Festival Pageant showcased the poise and beauty of Henry County’s young ladies, vying for scholarship dollars. Miss Tomato Pretty was Jessica Bostelman of Deshler. The congeniality award went to Alyssa Norden, of Napoleon Township. Taking third runnerup in the pageant was Jessica Bostelman. 2nd runnerup was Miss Pleasant Township, Kirsten Hoffman. The first runner-up was Lyndsay West-Miss Marion Township. And this year’s Tomato Festival Queen, winning a $3,500 scholarship was Connor Abel-Miss Flatrock Township. Connor is a Holgate grad that participated in cheerleading and basketball.
And the tomato king as top escort for the pageant was Jacob Kline.