EDITOR'S NOTE: Nine Jackson County senior girls have been selected as princesses to compete for the title of queen of the 2013 Pear Blossom Festival in Medford. Following is biographical information about one of the girls; bios for all the girls will be published between March 20 and March 28.
Princess: Micaela Saling
City: Eagle Point
School: Eagle Point High School
Parents: Linda and Brian Saling
Honors and Awards: Gold Gown Junior, Presidential Service Award (bronze 2012, silver 2011), October Student of the Month.
School Activities: SkillsUSA, Student Leadership, LINK Crew, Honor Society, school photographer and intern, yearbook.
Civic Involvement: SMART District 9 School Board student representative, Relay for Life team member, Community 101 member and chair, Polar Plunge participant and team member.
Future Education/Career Plans: Plans to attend Portland State University to major in marketing administration and minor in graphic design.
The 23rd annual Senior Royalty Scholarship Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30, in the North Medford High School Auditorium. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for students and free for children under 6.