Miss Springfield Little Sister announced

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Lorelei VanDerhoef, a second grader at Cassville Primary School, was named "Miss Springfield Little Sister" at the Miss Springfield pageant on Nov. 15. Lorelei is pictured with "big sister" Kelsey Dacus, Miss Springfield 2015, in the Springfield Christmas parade on Dec. 13. As part of her Little Sister activities, Lorelei will be making personal appearances at various events throughout the coming year with Miss Springfield. The Little Sister Program is a mentoring program where girls ages 5 through 12 can be mentored by a local pageant titleholder. Kelsey will be competing in the Miss Missouri pageant in June 2015, where Lorelei will also have the opportunity to compete in the Little Sister Program at the state level. Lorelei is the daughter of Dan and Leilani VanDerhoef of Cassville, and the granddaughter of DeeAnn Cole of Exeter, and Tom and Sharon VanDerhoef, of Pioneer. Contributed photo

Lorelei VanDerhoef, a second grader at Cassville Primary School, was named "Miss Springfield Little Sister" at the Miss Springfield pageant on Nov. 15.