The Little Rock Baptist Church in Slaughter held a children’s pageant this year during its annual Family and Friends Day celebration on May 24.
Youths were asked to raise funds for the event, and the boy and girl raising the most were crowned Mr. and Miss Little Rock Baptist Church.
Elana Mose, 6, of Zachary, was crowned Miss LRBC, and Marley Woods, 4, of Baton Rouge, was crowned Mr. LRBC.
Elana is a student at Rollins Place Elementary in Zachary and the daughter of Yolanda and Timothy Mose.
Her grandparents are Patricia and the Rev. Marvin Moore Sr., of Zachary, and Catlene and Hurley Mose, of Ville Platte. Moore is pastor of the Slaughter church.
Woods attends KinderCare in Baton Rouge and is the son of Leah and Clyde Woods Jr.
His grandparents are Sheri and Elvis Collins, of Baker, and Renee and the late Clyde Woods Sr., of Baton Rouge.
Both of the children’s families attend Little Rock Baptist.