MaKayla Luper is the 2020 Mississippi Watermelon Queen. MaKayla is a 2020 graduate of Mize High School where she graduated with high honors and earned the class title of Historian. MaKayla will be representing the MS Watermelon Festival, as well as Watermelon growers, promoting watermelon around the state. The festival will be held July 17 and 18 in Mize. This year’s concert will feature Colt Ford. She is the daughter of DJ and Beth Luper and the granddaughter of Buster and Elizabeth Stubbs and Don Luper and the late Cille Luper.