DOWNEY - The Downey Rose Float Association is now accepting applications for its 57th annual Miss Downey Pageant taking place next spring.The pageant will feature a new category next year: Little Miss Downey, for girls ages 7-9. Young ladies can also compete in Jr. Miss (ages 10-12), Miss Teen (13-15) and Miss Downey (16-23). A $20 application fee is due at registration. The fee be paid at an orientation meeting Jan. 15 at 2:30 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church or by mailing it to DRFA, P.O. Box 765, Downey CA 90241 by Jan. 10. Applications are online at downeyrose.org and missdowney.com, and at several locations throughout the city, including the Downey Chamber of Commerce, Downey City Library, select businesses, and schools. For more information, call Gary DeRemer at (562) 260-8503.
********** Published: December 22, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 36