Our Diamond Miss pageant returns to Borger

Our Diamond Miss will hold its annual pageant to give the young women of Borger the chance to strut their stuff.The annual preliminary pageant will be Saturday, April 14, at Borger Johnson Park Youth Center, Bulldog Blvd. (North of Dome). According to Our Diamond Miss Area Director Mandy Hernandez, this pageant is in its 31st year and is open to young women ages newborn to 19 years old. Babies are in three age divisions for competition: newborn-12 months, 13-24 months, and 25-35 months. The baby contestants are eligible to compete in World of Babies, Beautiful Baby, Sportswear, Photogenic, and Portfolio. Contestants 3-19 years old are divided into six age divisions: Tiny Miss (3-4), Petite Miss (5-6), Junior Miss (7-9), Young Miss (10-12), Teen Miss (13-15), and Elegant Miss (16-19). Contestants in Tiny through Elegant Miss compete in the age group based on their age as of January 1, 2012. Categories include Modeling in party dress and sportswear, Talent, Glamour, Photogenic, and Portfolio.Contestants are not required to enter all the categories to be in the pageant. For more information, please call 275-0455 or 274-4536.