Sunburst Model Search And Baby Contest Comes To Area Malls Sunday

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Sunburst will be in the Chattanooga area Sunday.  Hamilton Place will host the first contest at noon, followed by a 4:30 p.m. contest at Northgate Mall.  Winners will go to state finals in May to represent their county.   Every contestant receives a crown and trophy. 

The baby pageant is for boys and girls in three age groups:   Under one year, one year olds and two and three year olds.    The model search is for girls, ages 4–27 and will be judged in five age groups: 4–6 years, 7-10 years, 11-13 years, 14–17 years and 18–27 years. 

Current and former contestants have appeared in ads, commercials, T.V. series, movies and all entertainment fields.  Currently, two Sunburst contestants are in movies and two former contestants went on to become Miss America and Miss USA.  

To receive information on how to enter, visit SUNBURSTBEAUTY.COM or call 813.839-8054 for information.  Entry forms will also be available at each of the malls.


PHOTOS: Ketner's Mill Country Fair

Northside Neighborhood House’s Christmas Program Provides Toys And Food To Neighbors In Need

The Northside Neighborhood House is busy gearing up for its Christmas Program. An extension of the Direct Assistance Program, the Christmas Program provides food boxes with a week’s supply of food to families living north of the river. The NNH also hosts a "Santa's Workshop", where parents can "shop" for their children, ages birth-15. Last year, 434 children received toys from ... (click for more)

Erlanger Refinancing To Provide Cash For New Children's/Women's Hospital, $50 Million Erlanger East Expansion, $8.5 Million Surgical Improvements

Erlanger Health System officials said an overhaul of the hospital's debt will include $70 million in new loans for several major hospital projects - including $11.5 million toward a new $30 million Children's/Women's Hospital. The overall cost of the latter facility is $30 million, but the hospital is seeking significant outside gifts and support. It will also pay for a $50 million ... (click for more)

Legendary Radio Broadcaster Luther Dies At 92 After Record 74 Years On The Air; Funeral Will Be Thursday At 2 PM At Engel Stadium

Legendary radio broadcaster Luther Masingill died early Monday morning at Memorial Hospital surrounded by family and friends. He was 92 and had been on the air for a record 74 years. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at Historic Engel Stadium, 1130 E 3rd St., at 2 p.m. with Pastor Todd McElyea officiating.   Honorary pallbearers will be the staff at ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Has Lost Its Most Popular Citizen - Luther Masingill

Chattanooga has lost its most popular citizen – Luther Masingill. Although we are saddened we cherish the memories.  All of us have a Luther story.  Mine is the first time I met Luther.  This was before TV and all of Chattanooga listened to Luther on the radio.  I was 12-years-old.  Some of my buddies and I had gone to the State Theater in downtown ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: An Election Day Fable

Every day I am peppered with emails that friends send to me from across the country so I am unsure of where the fable you are about to read originated. But with early voting for the November general election now in full swing, I think everyone who will -- or will not -- take part in freedom’s greatest privilege should read this story because I believe there is a great lesson contained ... (click for more)