January 31, 2013 in Washington Voices
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Brett Rountree is overcome with emotion as she is announced as the 2013 Lilac queen on Sunday at the Bing Crosby Theater. Emily Staker, left, and Katie Heitkemper, right, look on.

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Brett Rountree, the Central Valley High School senior chosen as the 2013 Spokane Lilac Festival queen, gives a speech during the selection event Sunday at the Bing.