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Deb Co-Chairs Full Story
Deb Co-Chairs, Lauren Lester and Sarah Kelley
Candidates Co-Chairs for this Full Story
Candidates Co-Chairs for this year's Queen Neelah pageant, Mindy Blackard and Monique Brown
Co-Chairs for this year's Pop Full Story
Queen Neelah 2015 Co-Directors, Lisa Hugo and Melissa Small, are pleased to announce that the co-chairs for this year's Pop Party are Gina Messenger and Shannon Oakes
Co-Chairs for the Queen's Tea Full Story
Queen Neelah 2015 Co-Directors, Lisa Hugo and Melissa Small, are pleased to announce that Valerie Davis and Debbie Schroeder are co-committee chairs for the Queen's Tea.
Production staff for Musical Full Story
Neewollah Generalissimo, John Hamlin, has announced the production staff for the 2015 Musical Damn Yankees.
Queen Neelah 2015 Co-Directors Full Story
Lisa Hugo and Melissa Small, Queen Neelah 2015 Co-Directors, are pleased to announce that Mindy Blackard and Amy Shrum are this year's Talent Committee Co-Chairs
2015 Coronation Co-Chairs Full Story
Lisa Hugo and Melissa Small, Queen Neelah 2015 Co-Directors, are pleased to announce that the Coronation Co-Chairs for this year's pageant are Stephanie Julian and Tabatha Snodgrass
2015 Queen Candidate Chairs Full Story
Hilary Sutherland and Lauren Lester will serve as candidate co-chairs for the 2015 Queen Neelah Pageant
2015 Neelah Deb Chairs Full Story
Amy Bloomfield & Kathy Clapp will be the Neelah Deb co-chairs for 2015.
2015 Queens Summer Workshop Full Story
The Summer Workshop is held for potential Queen Neelah Candidates & their parents. Information about pageant requirements, a talent workshop and a fashion show are a part of this event.
2015 Stage Escort Chairs Full Story
Anne Bertie and Kathy Woods are Stage Escort co-chairs for 2015.
Stage Escorts 2015 Announced Full Story
The Stage Escorts for the 2015 Queen Neelah Pageant are announced. Stage Escorts are comprised of boys that are Seniors in High School. They are selected through an application process that includes grades, school activities, community involvement and Neewollah involvement of parents and the candidate.
2015 Queen's Publicity Chair Full Story
Ellie Chickadonz announced as 2015 Queen's Publicity Chair
2015 Queen Directors and Committee Chairs Full Story
Queen Neelah Pageant directors and committee chairs are announced.
2015 Musical Auditions Full Story
Open auditions are Tuesday May 26 and Wednesday May 27, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Memorial Hall in Independence.
2015 Musical Announcement Full Story
John Hamlin, Neewollah 2015 Generalissimo, has announced that the musical for this year's festival will be "Damn Yankees".
2015 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Full Story
The Oak Ridge Boys Lead 2015 Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees. The Oak Ridge Boys will be the Professional Show for this year's Neewollah. Their concert will follow their induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Potential Queen Candidates 2015 Full Story
Girls who will be seniors during the 2015-2016 school year, and are interested in participating in the Queen Neelah pageant as a candidate, are invited to attend an informational meeting on Wednesday, May 6. The meeting will take place in the Independence High School community room at 2:40 p.m during advisory. All girls interested in learning more about the Queen Neellah pageant are encouraged to attend.
Deb-Escort Application 2015 Full Story
Interested in becoming a Neelah Deb or Stage Escort for Neewollah 2015? Completed applications are due on Friday, May 1. Girls who will be high school sophomores during the 2015-2016 school year are eligible to apply for Debs. Boys who will be seniors during the 2015-2016 school year are eligible to apply for Stage Escorts.
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