West Virginia Delegate Mary Poling is proud to appoint Rachel Lindsey Stuart to the Royal Court of the Mountain State Forest Festival. Princess Rachel is the daughter of Randy and Robin Stuart of Philippi. She is the granddaughter of Garry and Mary Stuart and the late Donna Sturm Stuart of Philippi, David and Jill Martin of Buckhannon and the late Robbie Fridley of Philippi. She is the great-granddaughter of the late Eva Shaffer of Philippi and MaryLee Fridley and the late Robert Fridley of Philippi. She has two younger brothers, Bailey and Clay Stuart.
Rachel graduated with honors from Philip Barbour High School and is planning to attend Alderson-Broaddus University in the fall of 2013 and will be majoring in nursing. She has volunteered three years at the Barbour County Youth Arts Camp and two years at Philippi Energy Express. While in high school, she was student council secretary, attended Girls State and was a member of FFA, HSTA, FEA, R.A.Z.E., the National Honors Society and Friends of Rachel. She was a thee-year letterman in softball and a one-year letterman in cross country. She enjoys spending time with her family, hunting, fishing and taking care of her miniature horses.
Rachel Lindsey Stuart