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Some agencies may be be having trouble fielding a queen contest, but not Central.

Enjoy a slideshow of photos from the Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial weekend in Gallup and Church Rock, New Mexico.

The heavy winds kicking up the sand at Red Rock Park had calmed down in time for Ashley Reine Claw to be crowned the 2018-19 Miss Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial queen.

There were as many reasons to attend the Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial’s opening night Wednesday as there were attendees, which is to say a couple hundred.

Alicia Tsosie was three years old when she first started to participate in song and dance competitions. Her family is very active in song and dance.

Navajo and English speaking children and teens are needed for: child actors/actresses (ages 4-11 and teens up to 18); puppeteers; modern/traditional singers and dancers; drum groups and dance groups. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

There has been a trend this pageant season — having only one or few contestants.

Project strives to tell the story of the last great expedition

Navajo babies will face many challenges in their lives. The very first may be surviving a car crash.

Five youngsters competed in the Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial Tiny Tots pageant and two grandmas participated in the Best Dressed Grandma & Grandpas competition on Monday evening at the El Morro Theater, hosted by master of ceremonies J.T. Willie.