Madison Long was crowned Homecoming Queen 2008 on Friday, October 17, at Northside Christian Academy in Charlotte, N.C. She is pictured with her grandparents, Doug and Brenda Simpson of Mint Hill. Parents are Tim and Cynthia Long. Madison is involved in many activities at Northside. She currently serves as student body vice president, National Honor Society Chaplain, a member of the varsity volleyball and softball teams, and leads a girls Bible study each week. Her future plans are to go to college and then do mission work in a foreign country.