The Miss Moniteau County Queen Pageant will be held Tuesday, Aug. 7, in conjunction with the Moniteau County Fair. All queen entrants must register no later than July 20. Entry forms are available by contacting Carol Rackers at 573-796-2476, Rhonda Huhmann at 660-433-2698 or JoAnn Bestgen at 573-796-2315.
The rules for entry are as follows: contestant must be a citizen of the United States; shall be a female and resident of Moniteau County for no fewer than six months immediately preceding July 1, 2012; contestant shall be not less than 16 nor more than 21 years of age on Sept. 1, 2012; contestant shall be single; The Miss Moniteau County Queen will automatically relinquish her title if she enters into a marriage contract or if she chooses to cohabit with a male in lieu of a marriage contract; conduct deemed to be improper and detrimental to the Miss Moniteau County Queen Pageant will be reason for disqualification and dismissal by the chairman of the program. Contestant must enclose one wallet-size color or black and white photograph with her official entry form.