PRESTONSBURG — The Little Miss East Kentucky and Pre-Teen East Kentucky Pageant is scheduled for March 10 at the Heritage House Hotel of Prestonsburg. This local preliminary in the Miss Kentucky Organization will send its winners to compete in the state competition this summer.
Co-Directors Michelle Sode and Mandy Stumbo are currently taking entries for this upcoming preliminary. This pageant is open statewide and anyone across Kentucky may enter.
The overall winners of the pageants, both Little Miss East Kentucky and Pre-Teen East Kentucky, will advance to compete for Little Miss Kentucky and Pre-Teen Kentucky this summer.
The age to qualify the contestant will be based on her age as of June 15, 2012. Age divisions will be made by the Miss Miss Kentucky Organization Board of Directors. The Wee Miss 3 & 4, Tiny Miss - ages 5-6; Mini Miss - ages 7-8; Petite Miss - ages 9-10; Junior Miss - ages 11-13. If there are not enough contestants in any given age division, they may be grouped with the next age divisio). The overall winner in ages 5-8 will be crowned Little Miss East Kentucky and the overall winner in ages 9-12 will be crowned Pre-Teen Miss East Kentucky.
Contestants will compete in evening gown, casual wear, and onstage question. The pageant will feature a photogenic competition and that is optional. Anyone not entering the pageant may enter photogenic. The pageant welcomes the current Pre-Teen Kentucky, Heidi Schwartz, to this year’s pageant. Schwartz will be the featured entertainment for the pageant and will assist with the crowning ceremony.
For more information or get an entry form for the upcoming pageant please phone (606) 377-6157 or (606) 205-7262. Entry forms must be turned in by March 7.