Minden girl crowned National Princess Preteen
After winning the Louisiana Princess Preteen pageant earlier this year, local ten-year-old Ava Martin went on to the national competition in Orlando in July and took home the title of National Princess Preteen.
A fifth-grade student at E.S. Richardson Elementary in Minden, Ava competed against young ladies from across the country in interview, personal expression, and evening wear categories to be named National Princess Preteen in her first year competing in the pageant.
Approaching its 25th year of competition, the Princess America Association supports Give Kids the World, an organization that partners with Make a Wish and