Miss Valentine Pageant deadline set

The DeQuincy Chamber of Commerce announces the Miss Valentine Pageant, set for Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Heritage Place Hotel. Those crowned Queen will be honored at the Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet along with one parent. Also, they will be asked to ride in local parades.

The pageant is open to the following divisions: Baby Miss 2 yrs., Petite Miss 3 yrs., Tiny Miss 4-5 yrs., Little Miss 6-7 yrs., Darling Miss 8-9 yrs., Deb Miss 10-11 yrs., Pre Teen Miss 12 yrs., Teen Miss 13 yrs., Jr. Miss 14-15 yrs., Miss 16-17 yrs.

The entry fee is $25. The dress for the pageant is Sunday Best for the younger divisions, long gown for the Pre Teen Division and up. There will not be an interview, however there will be an on stage question for Divisions Deb Miss and up. The question will be on the entry form.

The pageant will start at 2 p.m. and continue until all divisions have competed.

Entry forms are available at the Chamber of Commerce office, 218 E. 4th St. on Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. or message us on Facebook to have form emailed. The deadline to enter is Wednesday, Feb. 3. Entries and fees may be mailed to P. O. Box 625, DeQuincy LA 70633 or dropped off at the Chamber office.

This is the only fundraiser for the Chamber of Commerce. For more information call Lillian Karr at 786-6451 or 337-540-4126.