CRESTVIEW — This year's Miss Heart of the USA pageant is at 2 p.m. Feb. 23 in Warriors Hall on Stillwell Boulevard.
The entry fee to participate is $35 for Okaloosa County females of all ages. Entries will be narrowed down to 10 contestants per division.
See www.missheartoftheusa.com/okaloosacounty to apply or for more information.
Divisions — based on the contestant's age as of Jan. 1, 2013 — are as follows:
- Baby Miss, up to 23 months
- Tiny Miss, ages 2-4
- Little Miss, ages 5-7
- Petite Miss, ages 8-10
- Junior Miss, ages 11-13
- Teen Miss, ages 14-16
- Miss, ages 17-23
- Ms., ages 24 and up.
Attire is custom or off-the-rack casual wear.