Twenty high school and middle school singers will take the stage May 9 for the annual Ascension Idol competition.
The singing competition is a fundraiser for The Ascension Fund, said Jennifer deFrances, executive director of the nonprofit organization.
The contest starts at 7 p.m. at the Gonzales Civic Center.
Students competed in earlier rounds for a chance to compete in the contest, which is based on the popular American Idol television competition.
The first-place winner will receive a MacBook Pro, second place wins an iPad and the third-place winner gets an iPad Mini.
Fans may vote online for their favorite singer for a $1 fee. Go to http://www.ascension
idol.com to vote.
Tickets for the show are $20 and can be purchased by calling (225) 677-8902.
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