Okeechobee student named Florida’s Jr. Miss Agriculture

OKEECHOBEE — Olivia Campbell of Okeechobee was recently named the 2020 Florida’s Junior Miss Agriculture USA! Miss Agriculture USA is a new nonprofit agriculture promotion organization featuring queens of all ages that promote, celebrate and educate about all the diverse aspects of agriculture. Olivia is the 14-year-old daughter of Dina Brown-Campbell and Keith Campbell. She […]

Miss Hendry County announced

CLEWISTON — The 2020 Miss Hendry County is Shayna Barnes, crowned Feb. 15 at the Hendry County Fair. First runner-up is Jennah Hernandez; second runner-up, Elyana Leon.

Little Miss Hendry County announced

CLEWISTON — The 2020 Little Miss Hendry County Queen is Jaylin Velasquez. First runner-up is Madison Atkinson. Second runner up is Braelyn Worth. The pageant was held at the Hendry County Fair.

Junior Miss Hendry County announced

CLEWISTON — Congratulations to Peyton Grace Lee, 2020 Junior Miss Hendry County. First runner-up is Jayla Vallejo. Miss Photogenic is Kayleigh Torres. Miss Congeniality is Raelynn Paniagua. Most Sales Award went to Peyton Grace Lee.

2020 Chalo Nitka Royalty

Zorian Tullock was crowned 2020 Chalo Nitka queen at the Feb. 1 pageant. The Chalo Nitka Festival will be held March 6 and 7 in Moore Haven. The parade will be in downtown Moore Haven on Saturday, March 7. MOORE HAVEN — The 2020 Chalo Nitka Festival pageant took place Feb. 1. Congratulations to 2020 […]

Thompson crowned Miss Ivy Leaf

BELLE GLADE — Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, Mu Rho Omega hosted the 2019 Ivy Leaf Pageant on May 18, at the First Baptist Church in Belle Glade. The theme was “Black Excellence: A Night In Wakanda.” The winner of the pageant was Miss De’Aja Thompson, the daughter of Deonte Thompson and Philondria Felton. De’Aja […]

2019 Ivy Leaf Pageant raises funds for seniors

BELLE GLADE — Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Mu Rho Omega Chapter, will host the 2019 Ivy Leaf Pageant. The theme is “Black Excellence: A Night In Wakanda.” The Ivy Leaf Pageant is a scholarship pageant designed to raise funds for scholarships. Contestants are asked to participate in activities and raise funds to promote community […]