2023 ROYALTY

WV Coal Festival Royalty

2023 ROYALTY

WV Coal Festival Royalty


The WV Coal Festival is held each year in the spring order to prepare our royalty for their responsibilities to the festival and to the town. We expect our representatives to be spokespersons for our town, community and it’s citizens at a statewide level. Through appearances, community service, and activism we encourage our Royalty to emphasize tourism to our lovely town and dedicate themselves to a year of service to others.

CURRENT ROYAL COURT

OUR 2023 WV COAL FESTIVAL ROYAL COURT

QUEEN

HANNAH HONOSKY

Hannah Honosky is 18 years old and from McDowell County. She is a junior at River View High School. She is a member of her school’s varsity softball team and captain of varsity cheer team. An interesting fact about her is that she serves the youth athletic community in her area. Hannah is incredibly honored to be the 2023 WV Coal Festival Queen, and cannot wait to see what her year will bring.

TEEN QUEEN

KINLEY SIMMONS

Kinley Simmons is 14 years old and from Webster Springs. She is in middle school at Webster County Middle School. She is a member of her school's cheerleader, Highlander Show band, and plays softball for Webster County Senior League. She loves to travel to concerts with her mom, play softball, teaching her brothers how to play sports. An interesting fact about her is that she is friendly and loves to meet new people.

MRS. QUEEN

JESSIE BRADFORD_MULLINS

Jessie Bradford-Mullins is married to Cody and a mom of 4. She loves to craft, cook and eat. An interesting fact about her is that she is an IVF warrior.

MS. QUEEN

JULIA HIGHTOWER

Julia Hightower is 29 years old and from Barboursville, WV. She is a co leader for children's ministry at church. She loves crafting, low pitch softball and pageantry. An interesting fact about her is that she has the ability to work with the special needs population.

JR. TEEN

TINLEY ADDAIR

Tinley Addair is 11 years old and from Avondale, WV. She is a 5th grade student at Iaeger Elementary School. She is a youth leader in her Sunday school. She loves riding horses, cheering and playing softball. An interesting fact about her is that she is kind and loves to laugh with her friends.

LITTLE MISS

CHLOE JOHNSON

Chloe Johnson is 9 years old and from Elizabeth, WV. She plays in the Saturday Basketball League and member of the Elizabeth Baptist Awanas Club. She loves to go fishing dancing, pageantry and reading. An interesting facts about her are she is fun, kind, loving and energetic.

TINY MISS

VIOLET LAMASTER

Violet Lamaster is 6 years old and from Huntington, WV. She is in the BDA competition team. She loves to tumble, dance, color and play outside. An interesting fact about her is that she is a friendly goofball, who loves to make everyone laugh.

WEE MISS

ADALEY DAVIS

Adaley Davis is 3 years old and from Madison, WV. She loves to go fishing, play outside and playing with her 5 brothers. An interesting fact about her is that she is smart.

BABY MISS

HARPER MCGOUGH

Harper McGopugh Davis is 1 year old and from Bradley, WV. She loves playing in the water, snacking and playing outside with her brothers. An interesting fact about her is that she has the ability to smile in any situation.

PAGEANT DIRECTOR

HEATHER CLAY

Heather Clay is the WV Coal Festival Pageant Director. She has been involved in pageantry for more than thirty years as a contestant, coach, director, pageant mom, and sash designer. After entering a local pageant as a teenager she instantly fell in love with pageants and traveled West Virginia competing in them. Heather has a proven track record of pageant production since she began directing pageants over 20 years ago and has held pageants all over the region since then. Heather lives in Charleston and has two children, River and Reese. Heather earned a Bachelors degree from West Virginia State University and is the WV Director for 160 Driving Academy CDL Training. In addition to the WV Coal Festival, Heather is heavily involved in multiple community and charity organizations statewide.

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