(MITCHELL) - The Z102 Persimmon Idol finals will take place this Saturday at 4:30 p.m. on the Main Street Stage on Main Street in Mitchell.
Awards will be given to the top performer per division. Each winner will receive $100 in cash, a Persimmon Idol Trophy, and serve as a special guest on Z102.
Contestants will be judged on: stage presence, entertainment value, vocal quality, word memorization, intonation and overall performance.
Judging the competition will be Robert Helton, Rebecca Thompson and Anna Beaty.
Anna Beaty will kick off the competition by singing the ABBA hit, "Dancing Queen".
Performing for the title in the junior division are: Tyler Wever of Lyons; Abigal Kuster of Bedford, Chelsey Schofield of Bedford, Emily Spires of Bedford, Tori Gwen of Paoli and Kaylin Kirkman of Avoca.
Participating for the title in the adult division are: Peter Gillquist of Bloomington, Andrea Bailey and Kayli Tincher of Bedford, JC Isom of Bedford, Dezza Lee of Mitchell, Clarence Brown of Bedford, Sara Smith of Heltonville and Michael Russell of Heltonville.
This event is free for the public to attend.
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