Little Mr and Miss crowned


By Heather Willard - hwillard@aimmedianetwork.com



William Heilers, 4, shows off his trophy Sunday night after being named Little Mr Shelby County Fair. Madalynn Woodell, 5, was crowned Little Miss Shelby County Fair. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

William Heilers, 4, answers questions asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. Shelby County Fair. He is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

The 13 contestants, all between 3 and 5 years old, wait for results during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Aldynn Davidson, 5, answers a question asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest. She is the daughter of Travis and Staci Davidson.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Madalynn Woodell, 5, and William Heilers, 4, were crowned the Little Miss and Mr. Shelby County Fair Sunday night. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers.


Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

SIDNEY — Tiny fair-goers captured hearts and titles Sunday evening during the 2017 Shelby County Fair Little Mister and Miss contest.

Of the 13 contestants, only two were awarded titles, earning them by answering questions and showing off their fancy clothes during the ceremony.

William Heilers, 4, son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers, was named Shelby County Fair Little Mister, and Madalynn Woodell, 5, daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell, was crowned Little Miss.

William aspires to be police officer when he grows up.

“I want to arrest people,” he told the crowd, before singing part of House Party by Sam Hunt.

Madalynn wants to be a nurse when she grows up.

“My mom’s a nurse,” she explained to the mistress of ceremonies, Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director. Madalynn sang “Jesus Loves Me.”

All of the contestants received T-shirts and coupons, and the winners received $50, provided by Clancy’s. Judges were Ed Hamaker, Sidney City Council 3rd Ward; Travis Unterbrink, Elida School’s band director; and Mel Wildermuth, Vice President of Administrative Duties at Clancy’s.

The other contestants were Aidynn Davidson, 5, and Colleen Davidson, 4, daughters of Travis and Staci Davidson; Reese Huelskamp, 4, daughter of David and Stacy Huelskamp; Josie Albers, 4, daughter of Kevin and Melissa Albers; Kalli Jess, 3, daughter of Erica Ritchie and Kevin Jess; Caroline Morris, 3, daughter of Jeff and Amy Morris; Ariella Dearth, 4, daughter of Sherry Dearth; Jack Noah, 5, son of Jeff and Cari Beth Noah; Henry Bensman, 4, son of Randy and Sheila Bensman; Joseph Brown, 3, son of Charity Bodenmiller; and Braxton Roberts, 5, son of Dan and Shannon Roberts.

William Heilers, 4, shows off his trophy Sunday night after being named Little Mr Shelby County Fair. Madalynn Woodell, 5, was crowned Little Miss Shelby County Fair. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/07/web1_Announcement.jpgWilliam Heilers, 4, shows off his trophy Sunday night after being named Little Mr Shelby County Fair. Madalynn Woodell, 5, was crowned Little Miss Shelby County Fair. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

William Heilers, 4, answers questions asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. Shelby County Fair. He is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/07/web1_WilliamHeilers.jpgWilliam Heilers, 4, answers questions asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. Shelby County Fair. He is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

The 13 contestants, all between 3 and 5 years old, wait for results during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/07/web1_contestants.jpgThe 13 contestants, all between 3 and 5 years old, wait for results during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Aldynn Davidson, 5, answers a question asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest. She is the daughter of Travis and Staci Davidson.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/07/web1_AldynnDavidson.jpgAldynn Davidson, 5, answers a question asked by Rikki Unterbrink, Shelby County Library’s youth services director, during the Little Mr. and Miss Shelby County Fair contest. She is the daughter of Travis and Staci Davidson. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

Madalynn Woodell, 5, and William Heilers, 4, were crowned the Little Miss and Mr. Shelby County Fair Sunday night. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers.
http://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2017/07/web1_WoodellHeilers.jpgMadalynn Woodell, 5, and William Heilers, 4, were crowned the Little Miss and Mr. Shelby County Fair Sunday night. Madalynn is the daughter of Rob and Misty Woodell. William is the son of Aaron and Sarah Heilers. Amy Chupp | Sidney Daily News

By Heather Willard

hwillard@aimmedianetwork.com

Reach the writer at 937-538-4825

Reach the writer at 937-538-4825