The Junior Miss and Miss Shelby County pageants are quickly approaching! The pageants will be on Saturday, July 8th starting at 6 p.m. at the Shelby Christian Church in Shelbyville. Girls age 11 to 14 will compete for the Junior Miss Shelby County crown to start, while young women age 16 to 21 will compete to become Miss Shelby County to follow starting at 8 p.m.
Sara Long is the Director of the Shelby County Junior Miss and Miss Shelby County pageants. She says the pageants are different to watch in person than on television.
Long says there will be some special guests in attendance for the pageants.
Admission to the pageants will be $5 for adults, $3 for children age 5-12, and kids 4 and under are free.