LOCAL

Pageant contestants wanted for Mercer County Fair

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Mercer County Fair is seeking contestants for its Queen, Junior Miss and Little Miss pageants for 2010.

The pageant will be held Tuesday, July 13 at the Mercer County Fairgrounds.

All contestants must be a Mercer County resident. Queen contestants may be students at United, Rockridge and Sherrard high schools if not a Mercer County resident.

The enrollment deadline is June 1.

Contestants may apply online at www.mercercountyfair.org.

For more information contact Joni Caldwell, pageant director, 902 18th Street, Viola, Ill, 61486; by phone, 596-2292 or e-mail, mjcldwl@winco.net.

Queen contestants must be from 16-21 years of age; junior miss, 11-13 and little miss, 5-7.