Eleven women from the Pennyrile region will compete Saturday for the Mrs. Western Kentucky State Fair Pageant crown.

The pageant starts at 5:30 p.m. at the fairgrounds Convention Center on Richard Street.

Contestants for the Mrs. pageant must be married and live in Kentucky. This year's contestants are from Central City, Franklin, Madisonville and Hopkinsville.

The women will compete in two categories, casual wear and eveningwear.

Ramunda Babb, 51, Hopkinsville

Employer: South Christian Elementary School

Spouse: Terry Babb

Children: DeOntray, Jamar and DeTerrian

Sponsor: Cedar Grove Baptist Church

Stephanie Brown, 55, Hopkinsville

Employer: Christian County School System

Spouse: James Brown

Children: Corshounda, Montrel and Kamesha

Sponsor: Browns' Enterprise Lawn Service

Stephanie Frazier, 24, Hopkinsville

Employer: Self-employed photographer

Spouse: Dustin Frazier

Children: Brayden, 5

Sponsor: Special Occasions Plus Bridal

Kelly Freeman, 23, Franklin

Employer: Attorney Michael Lindsey

Spouse: Wesley Freeman

Sponsor: Misty Haley - Personal Tupperware Consultant

Allie Elizabeth Garrett, 30, Madisonville

Employer: WeatherCheck

Spouse: Jared Garrett

Children: Liam Isaiah, 3

Sponsor: Junior Performance LLC of Madisonville

Lindsey Hawkins, 36, Hopkinsville

Employer: Christian County Head Start

Spouse: Brandon Hawkins

Children: Landon, 13, and Macy, 8

Sponsor: Hopkinsville Milling Company

Jennifer McGhee, 43, Central City

Employer: M's Salon

Spouse: Dave McGhee

Children: Seth, 24, Ashton, 20 and Axsen, 8

Sponsor: Vaught Brothers Lumber

Danielle Pool, 33, Hopkinsville

Employer: Christian County Head Start

Spouse: Jason Pool

Children: Jason II, 19, Logan, 12

Sponsor: J and J Construction

Paula Rene Snorton, 41, Hopkinsville

Employer: Christian County Public Schools

Spouse: Henry Snorton III

Children: Joshua, 15, Jadon, 15, Henry, 7 and Jordyn, 2

Sponsor: Mission Vision Partner Inc.

Krista Wells, 32, Hopkinsville

Employer: Darla's Uptown Salon

Spouse: Cole Wells

Children: Mylee, 11, Cheyenne, 7, Savannah, 5 and Colt, 1

Sponsor: Darla's Uptown Salon

Markeeta Wilkerson, 46, Hopkinsville

Employer: Western State Hospital

Spouse: Bruce Wilkerson

Children: Heather, 28, Chasity, 26, Elizabeth, 25, Derrick, 20, Keshawn, 14, Kamya, 6 and four grandchildren.

Sponsors: Stephanie McWilliams and Marsha Brown, R.N.

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