Vinton County Relay for Life to feature pageant, baby contest
The 2012 Relay For Life of Vinton County Royalty Pageant will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday.
The age groups and title are: Tiny Miss, 4-6 years; Little Miss, 7-9 years; Junior Miss, 10-12 years; Teen Miss, 13-15 years; and Queen, 16-18 years. There also will be a ” Cash For A Cure” award, which will go to the contestant who raises the most money before the pageant.
The attire is anything that makes the contestants feel confident and beautiful. The cost is $10 per contestant.
There will be a brief meeting at 6 p.m. today at the Vinton County Fairgrounds, where all money that has been raised, entry fee and paper work needs to be turned in.
For information, contact Alexis Harper at 740-988-0673.
The Vinton County Relay for Life baby contest will begin at 3 p.m. Saturday. Registration will be from 1:45 to 2:45 p.m. The contest is open to boys and girls ages 0-36 months. There is no theme, just semi-formal dress or church clothes. Entry fee is $5 per child.
All proceeds from both contest benefit the American Cancer Society.