Contestants must be 16 to 21 years old as of Aug. 9, 2012. Contestants must be an active member of at least one worthwhile organization and be a resident of Appanoose County. Contestants must be present for the photo session, able to preside over the 2012 Appanoose County Fair, and represent Appanoose County at the State Fair, Aug. 7-11 in order to be eligible. Judging will be July 12 at the First United Methodist Church. Deadline for entering is June 1. For more information, contact Jara Cassady at (641) 777-1932, Judi Lawson at (641) 777-0213 or Jerilyn Inman at (641) 895-5600. Applications may be picked up at the Extension Office in Centerville or Iowa Trust and Savings Bank in Centerville.