AUSTIN, Texas — Competition will be tough at the Clyde W. Cosper Texas State Veterans Home Valentines Day pageant.
At 2:30 p.m. Friday, female residents at the home will be escorted by U.S. Marine recruiters from the Sherman Military Entrance Processing Command to compete in the pageant. Bonham Mayor Roy Floyd, Police Chief Mike Bankston and Bonham physician, Dr. Jagdish Shah, will serve as judges.
Following the contest, guests will be able to mingle with the residents and enjoy refreshments. The event is free and open to the public, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Hospice Plus.
Texas State Veterans Homes provide affordable, long-term nursing care for Texas veterans, their spouses and Gold Star parents. Eight homes are conveniently located across Texas and each first-class facility is designed to enhance quality of life with a clean, caring and dignified setting appropriate to those men and women who have served our country with honor. If you are interested in learning more about our State Veterans homes, visit www.texasveterans.org call 1-800-252-VETS.
WHO: Texas veterans and their spouses
WHAT: Valentine’s Day Beauty Pageant
WHEN: 2:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14
WHERE: Clyde W. Cosper Texas State Veterans Home, 1300 Seven Oaks Road, Bonham