GREENFIELD — A senior at Greenfield-Central High School is climbing the ranks in a regional homecoming queen competition.

Laura Banton, daughter of Steve and Melinda Banton of Greenfield, has been selected as a finalist for the 37th annual Homecoming Queen Selection, which is slated for April 22 at the Louisville Airport Crowne Plaza Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. She is the Greenfield-Central High School homecoming queen. If selected as the 2017 Indiana Homecoming Queen, she will receive a cash scholarship and an all-expense-paid trip to the National Finals to compete with homecoming queens from other states for America’s Homecoming Queen.

Banton will also compete for Indiana’s favorite homecoming queen. America’s Homecoming Queen Inc. is a nonprofit organization promoting education, educational travel and community service in all 50 states. For more information or to vote for Laura Banton, visit americashome