Nueces County Community Services recently named its Valentine Queens for 2011.
The women were honored at a coronation and dance on Feb. 11 at the Robstown Community Center.
Pictured in the front row, from left to right, are Patsy Rodgers, Agua Dulce Queen; Bobbie Franke, Banquete Queen; Ysidra Rodriguez; Noelia Pacheco, Robstown Queen; Margarita Renteria; Marcy Santos; Eloisa Mendez, Bishop Queen; Janie Garcia; Linda Witt, Driscoll Queen; Virginia Garza and Precinct 2 Nueces County Commissioner Joe A. "JAG" Gonzalez.
In the back row are members of the Tuloso-Midway/Robstown Naval Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps, who escorted the Valentine Queens. The cadets are Jonathan Favela, Juan Marquez, Kenny Torres, Abel Garcia, Ely Rangel and Brandon Garza.