The Charles County Fair Queen, Queen Nicotina LXXXI, will reign over the 93rd Charles County Fair to be held September 15-18, 2016.On September 9th, a panel of judges will interview all of the girls who were nominated and select the Queen as well as her court for the coronation ceremony held on Thursday, September 15th. They will be honored participants throughout the fair. The Queen is selected on the basis of scholastic achievement, extra-curricular activities, poise and appearance, personal Interview and presentation. She will receive a $1000 tuition scholarship to be given by PNC Bank.Requirements• Must be a resident of Charles County for at least four years. • Must be sponsored by a recognized Charles County civic or educational organization. • Must be unmarried. • Must be a senior at a Charles County high school who plans to continue her education, or a freshman at the College of Southern Maryland during the school year 2016 or a senior commuting daily to high school. • Must be a student in good standing, morally and scholastically, with a C or better average. The entry form must be signed by the president of the sponsoring organization and a school official at the last school attended. The entry form must be postmarked no later than midnight August 28th. Must be present at the judging at the fairgrounds at 4:30 pm on Friday, September 9th. The Judges will select from the contestants who are present a court of 13. All reasonable precautions will be taken to provide for safety of all participants, but the Fair Board shall not be responsible for injury to any persons. 80th Queen Nicotina Crowned - September 17, 2015In a ceremony held on the opening night of the 2015 Charles County Fair, Marie Ammar, sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Unit 82, was named the 80th Queen Nicotina. Amanda Hobgood (Venture Crew 23) was named 1st Runner-Up and Jenna Williams (North Point Skills USA) was named 2nd Runner-Up.Congratulations to all the lovely ladies who competed!