The 2007 Miss Northwest Pageants were held at the Woodward Middle School Saturday night giving area residents a night full of entertainment and excitement.

Directors for the pageant were Carolyn Ames and Sandy Miller. Karen Stephenson served as this year’s mistress of ceremonies. Judges for the evening were Lacey Carter and Tara and Debra Essinger.

Special performances were given by the 2005 reigning pageant winners - 2005 Miss Northwest Mini Amelia Williamson, 2005 Miss Northwest Young Miss Jaci Hodges, 2005 Miss Northwest Pre-Teen Preslee Newby and 2005 Miss Northwest Teen Allyson Troy. Miss Northwest Passage first runner-up for 2005, Jennica Kinney of Mooreland, also performed. The 2005 Miss Northwest Passage Savannah White, who recently competed in the Miss Oklahoma pageant, was unable to attend.

This year’s participants and their parents were as follows:

Miss Northwest Tiny (ages three to five): Cherokee Davis, daughter of Steven and Kandy Davis; Katelynn Stewart, daughter of Dr. John and Christy Stewart; Brianna Collier, daughter of Brian and Sabrina Collier.

Miss Northwest Mini (ages six to eight): Katie Rice, daughter of Jerry and Sheri Rice; Carly Stewart, daughter of Dr. John and Christy Stewart; Alexa White, daughter of Dr.’s Mori and Teri White; Brynna Fowler, daughter of Albert and Charlynn Fowler; Lillianna Horner, daughter of Megan Steuart and Charles Horner; Devre Elle Newby, daughter of Andy and Dawnel Newby.

Miss Northwest Young Miss (ages nine to 11): Jessica Gonser, daughter of Jeff and Misty Gonser; Cassie Poole, daughter of Keith and Melissa Poole; Shelbi Grace Smithton, daughter of Shane and Kimberlee Smithton; Savannah Gadberry, daughter of Dr. Walter and Jerri Gadberry.

Miss Northwest Pre-Teen (ages 12 to 14): Rachel Ruble, daughter of Spence and Jamie Ruble; Carmen Sander, daughter of Kyle and Helen Sander; LeAnn Yadon, daughter of Dr. Trent and Krista Yadon; Jessica Hensal, daughter of Mike and Linda Hensal; Jada Hodges, daughter of Andy and Kim Hodges.

Miss Northwest Teen (ages 15 to 17): Kathryn Shore, daughter of David and Nancy Shore; Allison Lauderdale, daughter of Don and Lynn Lauderdale; Jessica McDow, daughter of Ivan and Terri McDow; Ragan Martin, daughter of Paul and Susan Jones and David Martin; Chelsea Owen, daughter of Robert and Rebecca Owen; Courtney Ward, daughter of Gregg and Susan Ward; Jamie Trissel, daughter of Marlin and Linda Trissel.

Winners at the end of the night included:

Crowd Pleaser - Ragan Martin; participant that sold the most tickets - Allison Lauderdale.

Miss Northwest Tiny: Miss Photogenic - Cherokee Davis; Talent - Katelyn Stewart for performing a ballet dance to “Happy Present for Mommy”; First Runner-Up - Brianna Collier; 2006 Miss Northwest Tiny - Katelyn Stewart.

Miss Northwest Mini: Miss Photogenic - Carly Stewart; Talent - Devre Elle Newby for performing a jazz dance to “Jump in the Line”; First Runner-Up - Devre Elle Newby; Second Runner-Up - Alexa White; 2006 Miss Northwest Mini - Lillianna Horner.

Miss Northwest Young Miss: Miss Photogenic - Cassie Poole; Talent - Shelbi Smithton for performing a jazz dance to “Funky Town”; Second Runner-Up - Jessica Gonser; First Runner-Up - Savannah Gadberry; 2006 Miss Northwest Young Miss - Shelbi Smithton.

Miss Northwest Pre-Teen: Miss Photogenic - LeAnn Yadon; Talent - Jessica Hensal for performing a lyrical dance to “Amazing Grace”; Third Runner-Up - Rachel Ruble; Second Runner-Up - Jada Hodges; First Runner-Up - Jessica Hensal; 2006 Miss Northwest Pre-Teen - Carmen Sander.

Miss Northwest Teen: Miss Photogenic - Courtney Ward; Talent - Allison Lauderdale for performing a lyrical solo (acapello) to “Somewhere Over the Rainbow”; Third Runner-Up - Allison Lauderdale; Second Runner-Up - Courtney Ward; First Runner-Up - Ragan Martin; 2006 Miss Northwest Teen - Jamie Trissel.

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