Girls age 15-18 from several area high schools will compete for title Miss Bainbridge Fall Festival of Leaves Thursday, October 17th. Those schools are Paint Valley, McClain, Hillsboro, Adena, Unioto, Chillicothe, Huntington and Zane Trace.

Pageant Organizer Vicky Mettler says $1,000 worth of scholarships are given out in memory of a former teacher, Loraine Granger.

The pageant at Paint Valley High School is at 8pm and has the theme "Music, Music, Music".

Tickets are available at Lloyd Company in Bainbridge, Paint Valley HS and She Said Yes Bridal in Chillicothe.

WBEX' Dan Ramey is again the emcee of this year's pageant.