The 10th Annual Little Mr and Miss Firecracker Pageant will be held at the New Blaine Volunteer Fire Department as part of July 4 activities there.

Applications are now being accepted for the pageant, which is open to children ages birth to 12.

There will be two pageants. The first will be held at 4 p.m. for children age birth to 23 months. The second pageant will be at 5 p.m. for ages two to 12 years. There will be a King and Queen and first and second runner up for each age division. All contestants will receive a participation trophy or medal.

The entry requirement is to sell 30 tickets at $1 each. Attire is casual red, white and blue. Applications may be picked up at the Trading Post Mini Mall, Debbie’s Dinner Bucket, New Blaine General Store, New Blaine Post Office, Lensing Brothers Store in Subiaco, Logan County Glass in Paris and Logan County Bank in Scranton and Subiaco. Or, you may call Jackie Lensing at 1-479-438-1592, or Susan Lewis 1-479-938-0453 for more information.

The deadline to enter is June 24 and there are no exceptions. The pageant is sponsored by the New Blaine Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.