The Gonzales Memorial VFW Post 3693 hosted its annual beauty pageant May 16, emceed by Ms. Louisiana United States, Brittney Robert.

The 2015 queens selected by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post were Baby Miss, Demi Labbe’, daughter of Ben and Courtney Labbe’; Toddler Miss, April Rainbolt, daughter of Joseph and Brittany Rainbolt; Tiny Miss, Ainsley Vande Vuss, daughter of Jason and Ellen Vande Vuss; Little Miss, Brooklyn Hebert, daughter of Michelle Gordon and Brock Hebert; Deb Miss, Anna Riley, daughter of Scott and Tracey Riley; and Junior Miss, Gracie Guillot, daughter of Clint and Belinda Guillot.

Representing the post at the VFW State Convention and Pageant this year are: Miss Buddy Poppy, Bella Babin, daughter of Beau and Jace’ Babin; Teen Miss VFW, Alayna Jaeger, daughter of Lance and Stacy Jaeger; and Miss VFW, Tara Babin, daughter of Tim and Charmaine Babin. A recent graduate of St. Joseph’s Academy, Tara Babin, will be attending Southeastern Louisiana University this fall.