Illinois State Fair Queen finalist

The finals at the 2020 Illinois State Fair Queen Pageant were held Sunday in Springfield. Miss Shelby County, Adilyn McCray, finished as a Top 15 Finalist, which is the second year in a row Miss Shelby County has finished as a finalist. Other area girls who finished in the finals were: Makenna Green, Miss Moultrie-Douglas County, and Shayna Phillips, Miss Effingham County- 2nd Runner Up. Adilyn is 16 years old and was one of the youngest of the 73 contestants in this year’s pageant. She is from Gays and is a Junior at Windsor High School this year. Her parents are Chad and Faith McCray of Gays.