Pageant applications now available

DOWNEY - Applications for the 2009 Miss Downey/Miss Teen Downey Pageant are now available at many sites throughout the city, the Downey Rose Float Association has announced.Applications are available at Downey and Warren high schools; Griffiths, East, West and Sussman middle schools; the Downey Chamber of Commerce; and the Downey City Library. An application can also be downloaded from the Downey Rose Float Association's website, www.downeyrose.org. Miss Downey contestants must be between the ages of 16-23 by March 21, and must live, attend school or work in Downey. Miss Teen Downey contestants must live or attend school in Downey, and be between 13-15. The fee to apply is $18. Completed applications should be mailed to DRFA P.O. Box 765, Downey, CA, 90241. Deadline is Jan. 23. An orientation will be held Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. inside the library's Cormack Room. ********** Published: January 16, 2009 - Volume 7 - Issue 39