Jessie Good will reign as queen of the 77th Azalea Festival scheduled for Memorial Day weekend in Brookings-Harbor. She was crowned during Friday’s Azalea Scholarship pageant, where she also won Miss Congeniality and the talent award. Drew Farmer was chosen first runner-up by a panel of judges. She also won the award for most tickets sold. Also competing in this year’s pageant were Daisy Saphiloff, Chelsie Lanphere and Taylor Young. A complete story about the pageant, as well as features about Grand Marshal Ira Tozer and Pioneer Citizens Jack and Marge Darger in a special section in the Pilot Wednesday, May 25.
Michael Hall gives directions to the cast of “Juvie.” The Ellensburg Theater Company production opens Friday at the Rogue Playhouse in Gold Beach.
The inside of the slammer isn’t the best place for any youngster to find themselves. Personalities often clash in cramped quarters, exploding into confrontation with a simple wrong look in someone else’s direction.
In the play “Juvie,” written by Jerome McDonough and presented by the Ellensburg Theater, the audience is given a peek into incarceration and coming to grips with tension-filled teens who are thrown together. In between the turmoil they will share how they came to reside at their new home behind bars.