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Sweet (Corn) Days

Little Miss and Mr. Sweet Corn crowned

August 2, 2013
By David Swartz - Managing Editor , Estherville Daily News

Twenty-two candidates sought the position of Lil' Mr. and Lil' Miss Sweet Corn Friday evening.

When the results came in, Lilliana Nitchals and Zeke Funston were selected to reign over the 16th annual Sweet Corn Days.

The winners will ride in today's 10:30 a.m. parade and also receive $50 in Estherville Bucks.

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Zeke Funston and Lilliana Nitchals were crowned Little Mr. and Miss Sweet Corn Friday evening.
Photo by David Swartz

The event is sponsored by Envy Salon and Elite Tanning.

Later evening, several Estherville Lincoln Central High School students put on a choral reading skit under the direction of teacher Amy Condon.

Those participating were Season Burton, Emily Slaughter, Becca Lair, Colten Christensen, Kyle Marks, Reese Vedder, Tristan Watermann, Brianna Enerson, Michaela Stein and Madison Rimmer.

The students broadcast their 'radio' skit from Station K-O-R-N. Featuring several 'korny' jokes.

Following today's parade, don't miss out on the free sweet corn in downtown Estherville with kids games throughout the afternoon along with other entertainment.



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