MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Five young women will compete for a crown, scholarships and other prizes at the Miss Berkeley County pageant at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E. Martin St.
Each contestant, young women from Martinsburg, Charles Town, and Glengary, W.Va., will showcase a talent during competition.
The winner will receive the crown, scholarship money, flowers, gift certificates and a place in the Miss West Virginia Scholarship Pageant later in the year, which is preliminary to the nationally televised Miss America pageant.
First runner-up will receive scholarship money, flowers and gift certificates.
Kasha Brown, 17, of Charles Town
Parents: Milton and Lynn Brown
Education: Senior at Jefferson High School
Talent: Singing "Home"
Platform: Tutoring and helping children
Julia Linton, 20, of Martinsburg