Pageant was a Mother's Day hit - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Pageant was a Mother's Day hit

By Wainwright Jeffers - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Anger, prayer, and pride, it's all a state of mind.

That's the message behind one play on Mother's day.

Roughly two hundred people attended The Miss State of Mind Pageant to learn an important lesson and help others at the same time.

Pageant contestants portrayed literal representations of various emotional states.

The director said women in the audience can identify with depression, fear, immorality and other characters.

"When we've done the play in the past we had people call and say you know that was me on stage you really helped me," said Femi Anderson, Director.

Proceeds will benefit Stand up Again Outreach; they help provide basic needs for people in the area.

A portion will also go to The Liberty House, which provides help for domestic violence victims.

Feedback


©2009 WALB News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • How to cut down on your power bill

    How to cut down on your power bill

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 11:11 AM EDT2017-07-25 15:11:58 GMT
    The power company says customers usually see their highest bills during the summer months (Source: WALB)The power company says customers usually see their highest bills during the summer months (Source: WALB)

    If you were shocked the last time you opened your power bill, Georgia Power has good news for you. The power company says its customers usually see their highest bills during this time of year, but there are ways to save on energy. 

    More >>

    If you were shocked the last time you opened your power bill, Georgia Power has good news for you. The power company says its customers usually see their highest bills during this time of year, but there are ways to save on energy. 

    More >>
  • Two arrested in connection to Valdosta shooting

    Two arrested in connection to Valdosta shooting

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 10:49 AM EDT2017-07-25 14:49:40 GMT
    (Source: Valdosta Police Department)(Source: Valdosta Police Department)

    Valdosta Police have arrested two people in connection to a shooting on Shanna Circle that happened on July 15.

    More >>

    Valdosta Police have arrested two people in connection to a shooting on Shanna Circle that happened on July 15.

    More >>
  • 10 things to help parents prepare for back-to-school

    10 things to help parents prepare for back-to-school

    Tuesday, July 25 2017 8:28 AM EDT2017-07-25 12:28:54 GMT
    (Source: WALB)(Source: WALB)

    As you try to prepare your child for heading back to the classroom, here is a list to help make sure you and your student are prepared for the upcoming year.

    More >>

    As you try to prepare your child for heading back to the classroom, here is a list to help make sure you and your student are prepared for the upcoming year.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly