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Miss Wadena 2012 to be held June 23

education Wadena,Minnesota 56482
Wadena PJ
Miss Wadena 2012 to be held June 23
Wadena Minnesota 314 S. Jefferson 56482

The 2012 Miss Wadena Scholarship Pageant, "Forever Enchanting," will be held 7 p.m. June 23 at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium. Five contestants will vie for the title currently held by Haley Anderson.

Tickets are $6 at the door, or $5 in advance and available for purchase from the contestants or Thrifty White Drug.

Contestant 1

Name: Avery Rochelle Jackson

Sponsor: Pizza Ranch

Talent: Singing "The Climb" by Miley Cyrus

Parents: Jay and Junelle Jackson

Brother: Aaron Jackson

Year of graduation: 2012

Plans after graduation: Attend University of Minnesota Crookston, studying elementary education and playing basketball for the Eagles

Hobbies or interests: Playing any type of sport, hanging out with friends and family

Contestant 2

Name: Macy Melia Hartman

Sponsors: Neitzke's Eye Clinic and Cozy Theatre

Talent: Piano solo, "Americana Folk Medley" arranged by Lorie Line

Parents: Bill and Debbie Hartman

Sisters: Paige and Libby

Year of graduation: 2013

Plans after graduation: Attend a university of a major in the medical field

Hobbies or interests: Playing piano and flute, basketball, tennis, running, rollerblading, shopping, spending time with friends and family, baking, traveling

Contestant 3

Name: Amy Fillhouer

Sponsor: Larry's Family Pizza

Talent: Hip-hop contemporary jazz dance solo, "What Makes You Beautiful"

Parents: Mark and Sharla Fillhouer

Brother and sister: Scott and Katie

Year of graduation: 2013

Plans after graduation: Attend a four-year university to study photography and English

Hobbies or interests: Dance, photography, painting, video editing and writing

Contestant 4

Name: Halley Maas

Sponsor: The Cove

Talent: Piano, Pachelbel's "Canon in D"

Parents: Jim and Kim Maas

Brother: Zach Maas

Year of graduation: 2013

Plans after graduation: Attend a four-year college for pre-med and do missionary work

Hobbies or interests: Spending time with friends and family, volleyball, hockey, going to the lake, helping at church, volunteer work, and putting a smile on my grandma's face

Contestant 5

Name: Lacena Brown

Sponsors: Hunke's Transfer, Expressions Salon

Talent: Singing "Jesus Take the Wheel" by Carrie Underwood

Parents: Russ and Bonnie Brown

Brothers: Travis, Scott and Darin

Year of graduation: 2013

Plans after graduation: Go to college

Hobbies or interests: Bowling, hunting, fishing, camping, running, softball and spending time with family