Water Carnival script-writing contest carries $3,000 prize


After a one-year hiatus due to repairs at the Comanche Springs pool, the 2019 edition of the Water Carnival is set for July 18-20.

Organizers are hosting a contest with a $3,000 prize for the winning script for the Water Carnival. Performances should be around 75 minutes.

Scripts must be received by 5 p.m., March 1 at: Water Carnival, P.O. Box 303, Fort Stockton, TX 79735.

For more information about the contest, call Leesa Granado at (432) 290-2378 or Mari Cacy at (432) 290-9330

The Fort Stockton Chamber of Commerce reports that all pageants will be back in full force, leading to the crowning of six new representatives of Fort Stockton ranging from ages 3-22.