Haleigh Rose of Meridian will be a contestant in the statewide Little Miss and Mr. Magnolia State Pageant finals, which will be held July 26-27 in Vicksburg. Haleigh is the daughter of Amber Vedrenne and Jesse Dwayne Rose Jr. of Meridian. More than 200 contestants ages 0-11 will compete in the state finals to win one of the coveted titles. This pageant is unique in which contestants do wear pageant attire or anything fake (such as hair, spray tans, etc.). Winners of each division will receive a $1,000 cash scholarship for their future education. Pageant competition will take place on July 26, with crowning ceremonies to take place on July 27.
DYWM contestants arrive in Meridian today
Thirty-five of the state's brightest young ladies will be in Meridian this week to represent their county in the Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi 2015 Program.
MMA to host closing ceremony for current exhibits
A closing ceremony for current exhibits at Meridian Museum of Art will be held Sunday, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
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