Seek Miss Vergas, Princess Altona candidates by July 28
Submitted by admin on Wed, 06/18/2014 - 09:59
Candidates are being sought for the 29th crowning of Miss Vergas and the 16th crowning of Princess Altona. The pageants will be held in conjunction with one another Thursday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Vergas Event Center.
All young women ages 16-19 are encouraged to run in the four-phase competition and vie for hundreds of dollars in educational scholarships. The eligibility criteria is as follows for Miss Vergas: must be 16 by Sept. 1, 2014 and have not reached 20 by Sept. 1, 2014. All contestants must be a legal resident of the Frazee/Vergas, Perham/Dent, Pelican Rapids or Detroit Lakes school districts, or have close personal ties with the community of Vergas.
Girls who have reached age 12 by Sept. 1, 2014 and have not turned 16 by Sept. 1, 2014 are encouraged to run for the title of Princess Altona. The first 12 applications and registration fees received will be eligible. Contestants must meet the same resident requirements as Miss Vergas contestants.
Application deadline is Monday, July 28. Info and applications: Shelley Bunkowske, Miss Vergas Director or Melissa Bunkowske, Princess Altona Director, 234-1175, www.govergas.com.
Monday, July 28, 2014 - 20:00