Queens needed for West Lafayette Hometown Festival

WEST LAFAYETTE -- Applications for the West Lafayette Hometown Festival queens are available now at Brothers Hardware and the West Lafayette Branch Library.

The contest will take place July 29.

Contestants for the mini queen contest should be four-years old up to going into the third grade. Junior queen contestants will be going into fourth through seventh grades. Queen contestants need to be going into eighth through twelfth grades.

There will be a mandatory meeting for contestants and a parent on July 15.

Mini queen applicants will meet at 6 p.m., and junior and queen applicants at 7 p.m. at the shelter at Burt Park.

Include with your application a wall size photo and $10.

For information, call Cheryl Matchett in the evenings at 545-9495 or e-mail wlhfqueensdirector@hotmail.com.