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New titles to be awarded for Little Miss & Mister Contest

Boys and girls from across Montgomery County will join together at the Montgomery County 4-H Fairgrounds for the Little Miss and Mister Contest on Saturday, July 15.

Participants will compete for the title and the opportunity to make new friends and memories at the fair as royalty. The contest is open to the public.

Registration will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m. with the contest following at 11 a.m. Registration and contest will be conducted in the entertainment tent at the fairgrounds. In case of bad weather, registration and the contest will be held in the 4-H building.

The cost of the contest is $5 per contestant. Cash and check will be accepted.

The Montgomery County Little Miss and Mister Contest will welcome any boy or girl currently aged 0-7 residing full-time in the county. The age divisions are as followed: 0-12 months, 1-2 years, 3-4 years and 5-7 years.

During the contest, a qualified panel of judges will concentrate on stage presence, personality and overall appearance, scoring each contestant with a 0-10 in each category. In the event of a tie for the Little Miss or Little Mister title, the contestant with the highest personality score will be awarded the title. Contestants are responsible for their wardrobe. Boys and girls are asked to be dressed in their Sunday best. Light make-up is allowed. Past reigning winners are not eligible to compete again in the division which they had previously won.

For more information, contact Jessica McClamroch at 366-6917.