Getting ready

Weirton Madonna High School will be observing homecoming festivities this week, highlighted by the crowning of this year’s homecoming queen during Friday’s game against Mathews, which begins at 7 p.m. at Jimmy Carey Stadium. Members of this year’s homecoming court are, from left, Keara Kush, Allie Morrocco, Emily Rovira, Miah LeFever and Olivia Mogan. The queen will be the candidate who selects the red rose. Also on Friday, there will be an alumni tailgate held at the stadium beginning at 5 p.m. — Craig Howell