Local girl to compete in statewide pageant

Anna Elizabeth Bailey of Eupora will be a contestant in the statewide Little Miss and Mr. Magnolia State Pageant in Vicksburg July 27-28.

Anna is the daughter of Sonny Bailey of Calhoun City, and Leianne and Tim Tindall of Eupora.

Anna, who will be in the sixth grade this fall, is among more than 200 contestants age 0-11 competing in the pageant. This pageant is unique in that the children do not wear pageant attire or anything fake. Winners of each division win a $1,000 scholarship for their future education.