GALLIPOLIS — Bob Hennesy, chairman of the 2012 Little Miss, Little Mister Contest, sponsored by the Gallipolis Lions Club, announced this week that entries for this year’s event must be pre-registered by Monday, July 23, 2012. Entries should be mailed to the Gallipolis Lions Club, P.O. Box 436, Gallipolis, Ohio 45631.
The contest will be held on Monday, July 30, 2012, on the Main Stage at the Gallia County Fairgrounds. Girls should be backstage by 6:15 p.m., and boys need to check in by 7:15 p.m. Other contest committee members are Greg Shrader, Jeff Fowler, Rick Tipple and Chris Homer.
To enter, boys and girls must be between the ages of six and seven years old, born on or between July 29, 2004, and July 30, 2006. They must also be residents of Gallia County.
Out-of-county judges will determine the winners. Last year’s Little Miss winner was Katy Cox and the Little Mister was Reid Haynes. Entry blanks will appear in the Gallipolis Daily Tribune on Sunday, July 8, Friday, July 13 and Thursday, July 19.