Details have been announced in a contest to choose a queen to reign over this years' North Central Missouri Fair at Trenton. Applications are to be sent to Vo-Ag Instructor and FFA sponsor Brook Kreatz at Trenton high school.
Competition is open to female 4-H and FFA members ranging in age from 17 to 21. The contestants are to meet rules and regulations of the Missouri State Fair queen pageant. The candidates are to complete the application and provide a
wallet size photo by the July 1 deadline. They also participate in the fair parade that
travels the streets of Trenton prior to the actual coronation. The third annual N-C-M Fair queen contest is scheduled Sunday July 28th at
Hoover Theatre of the Grundy County Jewett Norris Library. Contestants will be judged on interview, talent or public speaking, evening gown and answering anextemporaneous question. Coronation is at 7 o'clock on opening night of the fair
Tuesday July 30th. The queen receives a 350 dollar scholarship to attend NCMC or
300 dollar scholarship to the school of their choice; a tiara; a sash, a bouquet of
flowers and her entry fee will be paid to represent Trenton at next years Missouri
State Fair queen pageant in Sedalia. First and second place runnersup receive a 100 dollar scholarship to their school of choice as well as a bouquet of flowers. The schedule for the July 28th queen contest includes personal interviews
with the judges beginning at 3 o'clock. The talent and evening gown competition, which are the only categories open to the public, will start at 5 o'clock. The talent or speech presentation is to be from two to three minutes in length.¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† All queen candidates will ride together following the Grand Marshall in the fair parade that begins at 5:30 the evening of July 30th.¬† A vehicle will be provided by Barnes Baker.¬†Coordinator Brooke Kreatz can be contacted for an application or
more information on the fair queen contest at Trenton . (Phone 660-334-0297).