Application deadline nears for Miss Black Louisiana

Applications are now being accepted for the Miss Black Louisiana pageant 2007-2008. The entry deadline has now been extended to Thursday, Sept. 27 with a possible entry deadline extension. The pageant is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 13, and Pageant Professionals Unlimited, a nonprofit scholarship organization, will serve as host.

The Miss Black Teen Louisiana U.S. Scholarship Pageant is for ages 13-17, and the Miss Black Louisiana U.S. Scholarship Pageant accepts ages 18-26.

Miss Black Louisiana U.S. Scholarship Pageant (Teen & Miss Competition) will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 13 in the Performing Arts Center in downtown Shreveport.

Valeria Williams is Miss Black Louisiana 2006-2007. Williams encourages all interested young ladies to submit an application.

For an application or additional information contact Stenson Baker at Djourney3@bellsouth.net or write Pageant Professionals at 6014 Fox Ridge Circle, Shreveport, LA 71129, or call (318) 687-0055.