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Gary Joiner was named King Pithla for 2002 and Ann Addino, Queen Chasco for 2002.
Both were crowned at the annual Coronation Ball recently at the Spartan Manor in New Port Richey.
The annual ball is a benefit for the Lighthouse for the Visually Impaired and Blind.
The king and queen are chosen for their commitment to improve the quality of life in West Pasco County.
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