LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

AZLE, Texas On Thursday, News 8 told you about Mariah Slick, an 18-year-old Azle high school student with Down syndrome who was nominated to be the school's homecoming queen.

The winner was announced at halftime of Azle's football game Friday night. Mariah's name was called.

The Slick family embraced on the field as the crowd gave Mariah a standing ovation.

E-mail chawes@wfaa.com

Read or Share this story: http://www.khou.com/story/news/local/texas/2014/07/18/11535500/