Rec Commission looking for Little Mr. contestants

COVINGTON -- The 49th annual Little Mr. and Miss Newton County Pageant will be held at the Alcovy High School Auditorium at 7 p.m. Feb. 20.

The Newton County Recreation Commission sponsors the annual community event and admission is free to the public.

Contestants are judged on walk-on, talent and a question and answer segment. Contestants are taken on a first come, first served basis and must be residents of Newton County between the ages of 3 and 5.

The Little Miss Category is full. However, applications for Little Mr. will accepted through Friday.

This year's theme is "Ice Cream Dreams." Special guests are Little Mr. and Miss Newton County 2009 Cali Smith and Austin Wilson. Ernie Smith will be master of ceremonies.

For more information, call the Newton County Recreation Commission 770-786-4373.