Members of the Order of Eastern Star, Prince Hall Jurisdiction of Arkansas, met recently for the District 8 Sears-Posten Queen Competition.

Members of the Order of Eastern Star, Prince Hall Jurisdiction of Arkansas, met recently for the District 8 Sears-Posten Queen Competition.

Estella Love-Rice was crowned District 8 Queen for 2012-2013. She is a member of Adah Chapter No. 424. Love-Rice was escorted by her husband, Revell Rice Jr. She will compete with queens from other districts for the statewide title of Grand Queen.

Annette Brewer placed second in the district queen competition. She is a member of Electa Chapter No. 5. Anthony Genwright escorted her.

I’Gvana Bass placed third and was escorted by Samuel Bass. She is a member of Buford Memorial OES Chapter No. 383.

District Deputy Della M. Horace coordinated the program. Stephanie Boston provided decorations and refreshments.

After the ceremony, members met for a fellowship meal at a local restaurant.