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'Enchanted Forest' casts spell over Juergen's Gym

  • Dressed to the nines, the 2019 Prom Court is, from left: the retiring Queen and King, Sydney Korando & Zachary Zappa; Junior Class Princess and Prince candidates Adeline Blechle & Chett Andrews and Ashtyn Jany & Ethan Rayburn; 2019 CHS Prom Princess and Prince Ryn Petrowske & Ian Reith; 2019 CHS Prom Queen and King, Elizabeth Soellner and Jakob Cushman; and the senior court, Cara Childs & Drake Bollman; Sylena Martin & Erik Cowell; Carlee Weir & Nick Meyer; and Lauren Welge & Colin Wingerter.

    Dressed to the nines, the 2019 Prom Court is, from left: the retiring Queen and King, Sydney Korando & Zachary Zappa; Junior Class Princess and Prince candidates Adeline Blechle & Chett Andrews and Ashtyn Jany & Ethan Rayburn; 2019 CHS Prom Princess and Prince Ryn Petrowske & Ian Reith; 2019 CHS Prom Queen and King, Elizabeth Soellner and Jakob Cushman; and the senior court, Cara Childs & Drake Bollman; Sylena Martin & Erik Cowell; Carlee Weir & Nick Meyer; and Lauren Welge & Colin Wingerter.
    Courtesy of Steve Colonel

  • Seniors Elizabeth Soellner and Jakob Cushman were crowned prom queen and king on Saturday evening.

    Seniors Elizabeth Soellner and Jakob Cushman were crowned prom queen and king on Saturday evening.
    Courtesy of Steve Colonel

 
updated: 4/9/2019 3:49 PM

Chester High School's Juergen's Gym was transformed into a ballroom on Saturday for the 2019 prom, the "Enchanted Forest." Seniors Elizabeth Soellner and Jakob Cushman were elected prom queen and king, and were crowned in a special ceremony that was open to parents and friends ... who were then gently shooed out so the dancing could begin.