Many communities around the state hold local pageants and the Crossroads area is no exception. From very young children and toddlers to the young adults, the pageant systems offer a way for young people to earn scholarships, gain confidence and represent their communities. Each year new royalty is crowned at these events and the participants begin their reign for their communities. For two such girls in the Victoria area, their role as royalty is just another way they are sharing their lives together.
If you happen to drive by the YMCA of the Golden Crescent or if you frequent the facility to workout, you have probably noticed the construction happening in the area. Over the past year, the YMCA has been undergoing some construction and getting a face-lift in order to provide better services for the Crossroads area.