Anna Catherine Coleman reigns as Spring Court Queen


Miss Anna Catherine Coleman will reign as Queen of the Spring Festival Court presented by the St. Denis Art League at its 54th annual ball Saturday, April 30 at the Natchitoches Events Center.
Anna Catherine is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Micah Aaron Coleman. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Glynn Chester of Natchitoches and Mr. and Mrs. Kim Coleman of Starks.

This article published in the April 28, 2022, print edition

A senior at Natchitoches Central High School, Coleman is active in both school and community activities. In high school, she was a three sport letterman. She was the Captain of the soccer team where she was named Academic All-State as well as named to the All-District Team. She was the Captain of the JV volleyball team and a three year member of the tennis team where she qualified for the State Tournament and was named Academic All-State.
As the Natchitoches Parish Schools 12th grade Student of the Year, she will graduate high school with a 4.2 cumulative GPA. Coleman is featured on the Academic Wall of Fame for students scoring a 30+ on the ACT. She is President of the Beta club, is a member of the National Honor Society and a class officer. She has also participated in Literary Rally, FBLA, FCA and the Chief Council.
Coleman represented Natchitoches Central High School as a delegate to Girls State in 2021. As a participant, she was elected Mayor of her town. She was selected to serve as a counselor for Girls State this summer.
During her senior year, she was voted by her peers as Most Likely to Succeed and was awarded the Masonic Honesty and Integrity Award.
Anna Catherine will attend Louisiana Tech University as a Presidential Scholar where she will major in Biology/Pre-Med.
In the community, she is a member of First Baptist Church where she serves on the Youth Leadership Committee. She was on the Summer Dance Committee and served as a Calico Belle during the Natchitoches Tour of Homes and Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival. Coleman also represented the Natchitoches Christmas Festival as a Christmas Belle.
She works at Natchitoches Family Eye Care and has a summer art business where she creates personalized care packages for kids attending summer camps.
Coleman has been involved in the League’s celebrations for many years. She served as Herald to Queen Elizabeth Horton John in 2012 and as an usher in 2020. Her sister, Molly Claire Coleman, will be presented as an Usher this year.