LUMBERTON — Five women will compete July 2 in the 10th annual Senior Ms. Lumbee Pageant.
The five Lumbee competitors are Dale Hunt, Sharee Strickland, Wanda Hammonds, Marilyn Bullard and Vanessa Jacobs.
The pageant will be held at the A.D. Lewis Auditorium at Robeson Community College in Lumberton. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with a pre-show by the gospel group, Sounds of Praise. The pageant is set to start at 6 p.m.
Tickets are now sold out. The pageant theme is Down by the River.
The current Senior Ms. Lumbee, Sherry Carter, will be giving up her crown.
“I am proud to be Lumbee. It has been an honor to be the ninth Senior Ms. Lumbee and represent our enrolled members and tribal communities,” Carter said with a smile on her face. “I’ve learned through being your Senior Ms. Lumbee I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”
For more information, contact David Scott at 910-522-5185 or [email protected]