Ad Spot

Miss Hospitality applications accepted

By Staff
Special to The Star
Feb. 14, 2002
Applications will be accepted through March 8 for the local 2002 Miss Hospitality Program sponsored by the Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau.
Bureau executive director Sandy Bynum, a former Mississippi Miss Hospitality, said applicants must be at least 19 years of age but not older than 24, as of July 24, of this year. Applicants must be at least a high school graduate, never been married or have had children.
Entry forms must be completed and returned to the Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau, 212 Constitution Ave., by 5 p.m. March 8.
The program will be presented at Merrehope on March 23. Elements include an interview, short speech and black dress competition. The winner will represent Meridian and Lauderdale County throughout the year as a goodwill ambassador. The local winner will also compete in the state competition, scheduled in Hattiesburg July 21-27.
Miss Hospitality and the runner-up will receive scholarships to Meridian Community College. A "winner's package" will also include prizes from local businesses.
DID YOU KNOW?
Applications for the local Miss Hospitality Program may be obtained by calling the Lauderdale County Tourism Bureau, 482-8001, or by visiting the Tourism office at 212 Constitution Ave.

News

Phil Campbell swears in new councilman

Franklin County

Fall brings Pumpkin Palooza, NW-SCC trunk-or-treat event

Franklin County

Hodges festival promises food, fun, fireworks

Franklin County

Distinguished Through the Decades: 2008, Paige Palmer Thorne

Franklin County

Commission passes budget, shows support for two state amendments

Galleries

PHOTOS: Russellville Homecoming Court

Franklin County

PHOTOS: Tharptown Homecoming Court

Franklin County

NW-SCC public relations wins seven statewide awards

Franklin County

Phil Campbell City Council fills vacant seat

Features

Taste of Franklin: Flavors of fall

News

Red Bay celebrates Founders Day with plenty of entertainment for all

Franklin County

FCS bus driver faces arrest, termination

Franklin County

County seeks responses to broadband survey

Franklin County

NW-SCC reports highest fall enrollment since 2010 

Features

View from Crescent Moon Acres: How one New Jersey woman found her dream life in Phil Campbell

Franklin County

Franklin County 4-H rabbit project participants bring home awards

News

ADEM approves $348M for water, sewer projects

Franklin County

Extension warns: Harvest time means taking extra safety precautions

News

City approves line-of-credit bid from VSB for equipment purchases

News

Russellville Electric Board elects officers

News

RHS Marching Hundred hosts Northwest Alabama Classic

News

RCS BOE approves budget for FY-2023

Franklin County

FCS BOE passes budget

News

Red Bay plans annual Founders Day festival Sept. 24

x