Mrs. Portales applicant sought

Freedom New Mexico

The Mrs. New Mexico Pageant is seeking applicants for the title of Mrs. Portales, according to Executive State Director Sheree Lynch.

Once selected, the candidate will advance to represent her community in the 2012 Mrs. New Mexico Pageant on Feb. 4, 2012, at the Rodey Theatre in Albuquerque.

Local title holders will compete to win a prize package valued at $8,000, which will include an all expense paid trip to the national 36th annual Mrs. America Pageant. Applicants must be at least 18 years old., married at the time of competition and a New Mexico resident. No performing talent is required.

For information, call 970-674-0944 or visit