UTM, Soybean pageants deadline is Jan. 13
Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2012 11:40 am
Plans are under way for the combined Miss University of Tennessee at Martin, Miss Tennessee Soybean Festival and Miss Tennessee Crossroads pageants to be staged at 7 p.m., Jan. 28, in the Student Life Center at UT Martin. Winners of each crown will gain the opportunity to compete in the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Pageant in Jackson this summer.
The combined pageants are co-sponsored by the City of Martin and UT Martin and are open to single women, ages 17-24, who are residents of or are students in Tennessee. The Miss Tennessee Soybean Festival and Miss Tennessee Crossroads pageants are open statewide, while the Miss UT Martin event is open only to UT Martin students.
The competition will be comprised of talent, evening gown, swimsuit and interview categories.
This is the inaugural year for the Miss Tennessee Crossroads Pageant, which was created in place of another preliminary pageant that was dissolved this year.
The pageant application form is available online at www.utm.edu/missutm. The deadline to register is Jan. 13, and applications from all UT Martin students should be returned to the UT Martin Office of Student Life, 222 Administration Building, Martin, TN 38238. All others should be sent to pageant executive director Hollie Holt at 204 Larkin Dr., Martin, TN 38237.
General admission tickets for the Miss UT Martin/Miss Tennessee Soybean Festival/Miss Tennessee Crossroads Pageant will be available at the door for $15. UT Martin student tickets will be sold for $10 at the door with proper ID.
For more information, contact Holt, at 731-514-3556 or by email at email@example.com