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Tickets for Miss Maryland are on sale

June 21, 2007

Tickets are on sale for the Miss Maryland Scholarship Pageant.

The pageant is being held at The Maryland Theatre on Wednesday, June 27 (preliminary competition), Thursday, June 28 (preliminary competition), Friday, June 29 (Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen final night) and Saturday, June 30, when the new Miss Maryland will be crowned.

The City of Hagerstown, Washington County Board of Commissioners and the Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau have joined to welcome the Miss Maryland Scholarship Pageant to Hagerstown in a new agreement. A five-year plan was arranged with the board of directors of The Maryland Theatre.

"We are thrilled to join in this announcement that the Miss Maryland Pageant will once again be held at the historic Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown," said Sherry Rush, executive director of the Miss Maryland Organization. "We are grateful for the support of the City of Hagerstown and Washington County. ... The Miss Maryland Pageant is a great Hagerstown and Washington County tradition, one that we are very proud to continue."

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Organizers of the pageant programs received help through financial commitments from the three groups. The Maryland Theatre is receiving rental fund assistance, and the city has entered into a hosting agreement with the pageant and the theater. The visitors bureau is helping provide financial sponsorship and weeklong use of the contestants' bus, and assisting with costs for the host hotel, the Four Points Sheraton.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 301-790-2000 or online at www.mdtheatre.org.

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