Four people were honored with the Friends of MRNA award Monday night during the speech portion of the Miss Rodeo Nebraska Pageant.

The honorees were recognized for going above and beyond to support the Miss Rodeo Nebraska Association.

Pictured, from left, are: Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska Molly Paxton, Miss Rodeo Nebraska Kristin Kohmetscher, longtime MRNA members Karen Troyer and Mardee Swanson, Mid-Plains Community College vice president of public information and marketing Chuck Salestrom, MRN seamstress Jo Morphew and Miss Rodeo America Keri Sheffield.