(Lewistown, IL) -- A new Fulton County Fair Queen will be crowned next week. Among the sixteen contestants who are participating in the pageant is 16-year old Vanessa Williams of Smithfield. Williams says that she is hoping that by taking part in the pageant she hopes that she can be a role model for those who participate in the pageant in the future. Williams is the daughter of Dan and Nancy Williams. She will be a senior at Bushnell-Prairie City High School in the fall. Williams is sponsored by the Fulton County 4-H Federation. 2013 Fulton County Fair Queen Eve Shafer will crown the new Fulton County Fair Queen on Monday night in front of the grandstand of the Fulton County Fair located on the fairgrounds on the south edge of Lewistown.