Friday Deadline to Register for Miss Tech

Arkansas Tech University students who meet the eligibility requirements are invited to register for the 60th annual Miss Arkansas Tech University Scholarship Pageant, which is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 20, at Witherspoon Auditorium. The deadline to apply as a contestant for the 2015 Miss Tech Pageant is 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 6. For more information, call (479) 968-0632 or send e-mail to to reach Dr. Jim Collins, executive director and master of ceremonies for the Miss Arkansas Tech University Scholarship Pageant. The Miss Tech Pageant is an official preliminary to the Miss America Pageant, and the winner will compete in the 2015 Miss Arkansas Pageant. Contestants in the Miss Arkansas Tech University Scholarship Pageant must be full-time female Tech students between the ages of 17 and 24. The new Miss Tech will receive a two-semester tuition scholarship at Arkansas Tech. In all, more than $25,000 in gifts and scholarships were awarded during the 2014 Miss Tech Pageant. The event is sponsored by the ladies of Delta Zeta. Logan Moore of Van Buren was crowned Miss Tech 2014.