Miss Juarez-Perez competes for Miss Teen Texas
Miss Genie Juarez-Perez, age 16, has been chosen as a State Finalist in the National American Miss Texas Pageant to be held on June 15-16, 2014 at the beautiful Royal Sonesta in Houston, Tx. The pageant is held for girls ages 16 through 18.
The newly crowned Miss Teen Texas will receive a $1,000 cash award, the official crown and banner, a bouquet of roses, and air transportation to compete in the national pageant at Disneyland in California. She has the chance to represent the great state of Texas for the entire year. She will also tour Hollywood and walk away with a modeling scholarship.
Pageants are held for girls ages four to eighteen, in five different age groups. Contestants will compete in 4 overall categories including Formal Wear Modeling, Personal Introduction, Interview and Community Service Project. National American Miss also offers optional contests such as the Top Model Search, Talent, Actress, and so much more.
National American Miss is dedicated to celebrating America’s greatness and encouraging its future leaders. Each year, the pageant awards thousands in scholarships and prizes to recognize and assist in the development of young ladies nationwide. All activities are age-appropriate and family-oriented.
The National American Miss Pageant System is the largest in the Nation. The focus of this organization is to create future leaders and to equip them with real-world skills to make their dreams a reality. The program is based on inner beauty, as well as poise and presentation, and offers and “All-American spirit of fun for family and friends.” Emphasis is placed on the importance of gaining self-confidence and learning new skills, such as good attitudes about competition, as well as setting and achieving personal goals.
Families interested in learning more about this unique and outstanding youth program may visit www.maniss.com.
Miss Juarez-Perez’s activities include going to the Boys and Girls Club, Young Life, Zero Tolerance, and RCYU. She also enjoys riding horses, dancing, and helping out with anything she can.
Miss Juarez-Perez is the daughter of Lillian Juarez and granddaughter of Genie Bo and Janie Henderson, all of Hearne.
Suezan Hoskins / Robertson County News