Drizzle does not dim 'Starry Night' Prom

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Surrounded by a bevy of beauties, Jose Perez, center, was living the life at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday at the Monett Museum. From left, are: Jazmin Aguirre, Audrey Hancock, Beth Moore, Makayla Mosell, Emma Harkey and Alexandra Serrano. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat

The Purdy junior-senior prom was held at the new Monett Museum on Saturday.

Jose Sanchez and Hallie Henderson walked the promenade in front of the new Monett Museum Saturday evening to enjoy a "Starry Night", the theme of the Purdy junior-senior prom. Melonie Robert/Cassville Democrat
Cole Ray escorted Casey Ellison along the promenade in front of the new Monett Museum Friday evening as they prepared to enjoy the Purdy junior-senior prom. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Outfitted to reflect the theme of this year's Purdy junior-senior prom, "Starry Night", Joby Young and Emma Mareth strolled arm in arm Friday evening down the promenade in front of the new Monett Museum to enjoy an evening of dancing, light refreshments and the company of good friends. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Outfitted to the nines, from left, Rion Boyd, Carly England and Hannah White shared a moment of laughter and friendship at Saturday's Purdy junior-senior prom, held at the new Monett Museum. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
These glamor girls, from left, Rylee Moeller, Emily Webb and Makenzie Crumples, spent a few moments admiring each other's dress selections at Purdy's junior-senior prom, held at the new Monett Museum on Saturday. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Blane Handy, Megan Thomas, Sami House and Adam Humphrey were all smiles at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday, at the new Monett Museum. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Payton Garner and Layne Skiles were all smiles at the Purdy junior-senior prom Saturday evening. Skiles' beaded gown was a tribute to the theme of the gala evening, "Starry Night". Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Kicking up their heels to the beat of the music, Ashley Trotter and Kaden Propps appeared top be having the time of their lives at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held at the new Monett Museum on Saturday. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Taking a break from the crowded dance floor, Anah Dover and Levi Alden shared a quiet moment at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday evening. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Besties Yermy Pastor and Savannah Harris were all smiles at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday evening at the new Monett Museum. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
These young couples were laughing and getting "down" on the dance floor at Saturday's Purdy junior-senior prom, held at the new Monett Museum. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Drizzling rain didn't dampen the spirits of these party-goers at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday night at the new Monett Museum. Flashing lights, pounding rhythms and long-lasting friendships are the key ingredients to a great evening and a lifetime of memories. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
Everybody dance now and nearly everyone did at the Purdy junior-senior prom, held Saturday night at the new Monett Museum. Drizzling skies did not dampen the spirits of these celebrants, as they enjoyed a "Starry Night" of their own making with blue and white twinkle lights as a backdrop to the dance floor. Melonie Roberts/Cassville Democrat
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