Search underway for Mrs. Martin, Weakley County
Posted: Thursday, September 23, 2010 1:40 pm
The 2011 Mrs. Tennessee Pageant finals will be held, Sunday, Jan. 30, 2011 in tandem with the Mrs. Mississippi Pageant finals at 3 p.m. on the stage of the spectacular Millennium Theatre at Goldstrike Casino, Tunica. The Mrs. Tennessee America Pageant is the Official State Preliminary to the Mrs. America Pageant. The 2011 Mrs. America Pageant will be held April 3-16 at The Greenbriar Resort in White Sulpher Springs, W.V. Mrs. America will advance to the Mrs. World competition to be held in the fall of 2011 in South Korea.
To qualify contestants must be at least 18 years of age, married, a resident of Tennessee for at least six months (residency at a military base is acceptable) and of good moral character. Contestants will be judged in four categories including personal interview, beauty, swimsuit and evening gown, each worth 25 percent of her total score. There are additional awards given for Mrs. Fitness (Swimsuit Award), Best Smile, Mrs. Photogenic, Mrs. Congeniality and Top Ad Sales.
Mrs. Tennessee’s prizes will include an all-expenses paid trip to Mrs. America, and an array of prizes and gift certificates totaling in excess of $15,000.
The reigning Mrs. Tennessee is Monette Bryant of Antioch. Bryant was a Top Twelve finalist at the 2010 Mrs. America Pageant held in Tucson, Ariz.
The Mrs. Tennessee Pageant focuses on the beauty and accomplishments of married women. Pageant judges will be looking for contestants who are not only beautiful, but articulate, and well rounded, whether their days are focused on family, career, civic duties or a combination of all. The new Mrs. Tennessee will be the best representative of the married woman of today.
To apply for the title of Mrs. Martin or Mrs. Weakley County 2011, or to check on availability of other local titles, or for more information about becoming a contestant contact Bob and Delayna Bridges by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. wcp 9/21/01