Austin Pool, Son of Chad and Kish Pool, and Abigail Humphries, daughter of Link and Jennifer Humphries, competed at the Arkansas State Fair in Little Rock, Wednesday night. Both Austin and Abby attend Calico Rock High School. Austin competed for the title of Northeast Arkansas Senior Vocal Solo Champion (ages 16-21 yrs), while Abigail competed for the title of Northeast Arkansas Junior Vocal Solo Champion (ages 10-15 yrs). Austin sang a crowd wowing rendition of Josh Turner's, "Long Black Train" and Abigail sang a beautifully crafted theatrical rendition of Stephanie J. Block's "Never Never Land". Both Austin and Abigail took home the winning titles, which qualified them for the Final 4 competition, held Saturday night. Although Austin and Abigail did not win the Arkansas State Fair title, they both represented Izard and Fulton counties very well.
Sydney Brown, Daughter of Terry and Becky Brown, competed in the Beauty Pagent and took home the Crowd Favorite in the Jr. Queen Division.
PO Box 220 • 301 College Street • Calico Rock, AR 72519
Phone: 870-297-8533 • Fax: 870-297-4233
PO Box 220 • #1 Pirate Place • Calico Rock, AR 72519
Phone: 870-297-3745 • Fax: 870-297-3168