By Shari McCallister
The Miss Texas County pageant is proud to announce the upcoming pageant set for September 23 at the Community Building at the Fairgrounds in Houston. The afternoon show will be a showcase of girls ages 3-12 from all across the area. They will be showcasing their personalities in party dress/Sunday Best, onstage question, favorite American spirit outfit, and a talent is optional. For more questions concerning the girls showcase you can contact Cassie Carter at 417-260-4674.
The evening show will then follow with the Outstanding Teen and Miss contestants vying for the titles of Miss Texas County and Miss Southern Missouri along with their sister queens of the Outstanding Teens. These are for girls ages 13-24 from across the community and throughout the state. These ladies will compete in private interview, evening wear, on stage question, talent and lifestyle in fitness/active wear.
The scholarships are sponsored by The Bank of Houston, Farmer’s Insurance – Cynthia Jones Ramsey Agent, VIP Properties – Jan Watson, Southern Missouri Investments – Jim Bukowsky, Darin’s Body Shop and Progressive Ozark Bank.
The new Outstanding Teen and Miss winners will promote their individual platforms and will be volunteering throughout the community at many events during the year. For more information contact Shari McCallister at 417-260-0024. Applications can be picked up at D & L Florist in Houston or visit www.misstexascountypageant.com
Deadline for entering is September 16.