Queen Alalah Finalists Announced

Finalists for Queen Alalah have been announced by Cowley College, according to a news release.

“After three days of online voting, the following five women were selected by Cowley College students, faculty, staff, and administration as finalists for Queen Alalah XC, to be crowned during the annual Coronation at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28,” the release stated.

In alphabetical order: Kori Ford, Derby; Geshawna Francis, Trinidad & Tobago; Kathrynne Giger, Ark City; Maddux Gonzales, Ark City; and Maycee Wolfenbarger, Haysville.

The coronation will take place in the Robert Brown Theatre inside the Brown Center for Arts, Sciences and Technology on Cowley’s Ark City campus. Persons attending the Queen’s Coronation will vote to determine the next Queen Alalah.

The coronation is part of the annual fall celebration called Arkalalah, a Native American word meaning “good times.” A complete list of Arkalalah activities will be available within the coming weeks.