The annual Miss Merry Christmas Pageant, sponsored by Ava High School Anchor Club, will be held this Sunday afternoon, Dec. 8, at 3 p.m., in the Ava Performing Arts Center.
The pageant will feature some 20 contestants representing various clubs and organizations at Ava High.
Each contestant will be rated by a panel of judges, based on interview, formal wear and talent.
Admission for Sunday’s pageant is $2 for adults and $1 for students.
Contestants and the organization represented include: Ama Adams, Color Guard; Mallory Allen, National Honor Society; Julianna Baker, Key Club; Haley Barker, Dance Team; Scotlyn Canape, Newspaper; Courtney Clardy, FBLA; Brandee Cutbirth, Spanish Club; Lacy Diel, Mixed Chorus; Sarah Dudley, Spanish Club; Darby Eggleston, Anchor Club; Callie Eubanks, NHS; Harlie Gunter, Art Club; Tina Haden, Chamber Choir; Ali Hall, Rodeo Club; Molly Henderson, Speech & Debate; Jamie Holland, FFA; Ruby Kilgore, Trend; Rachel Swofford, Anchor Club; Jennifer Withers, Band; and Dylan Wright, Cheer.