Cyndi Howard, left, and her sister Stromy Cochran, right , were overall winners in the Ada Area Sunburst USA Beauty Pageant held Jan. 29 at the Pontotoc County Agri-plex. Howard, 8, a third grade student at Washington Grade School received two medals, two trophies, banner and gold crown. The awards were for most photogenic, prettiest smile, prettiest eyes, and overall winner. Cochran, 2, came home with one medal, two trophies, banner, and gold crown. The awards were for most photogenic, prettiest smile, and overall winner.

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