A large crowd gathered at the opening day of the Gallia County Fair to watch as Michaela Hall was crowned 2012 Miss Gallia County. Hall is the daughter of Matt Hall and Eileen Hall and a senior at River Valley High School. Miss Gallia County 2011 Jessica McGhee is pictured securing the symbolic tiara onto Hall’s head immediately following the announcement of her win. Hall is also pictured above with her court who includes, from left, fourth runner-up Jordyn Benson; first runner-up Abby Hammond; Hall; second runner-up Paige Sanders; and third runner-up Lauren Saunders. Hall will represent Gallia County in countless events over the next year including at the Ohio State Fair.