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BLUEFIELD, W. Va (WVVA)-- Two area children appeared on a national TV show.

4-year-old Kate Sheets from Bluefield and 5-year-old Kaden Anders from Richlands competed on the hit TLC pageant show, "Toddlers and Tiaras", which aired Wednesday night.

The show followed the kids at a Natural Bridge, Virginia beauty pageant.

Kaden's mother tells us pageants are a fun way for him to let his personality shine, and being on the show was an opportunity they couldn't pass up.

"We decided, why not? Give it a try," said Melissa Anders. "They don't usually pick boys to be on the show, but Kaden is a special little boy. He has a big personality, loves to be on stage."

The family went through several steps before they were finally chosen for the show.

"[We] filled out an application, went through a bunch of interviews, and Skype, some videos, and they fell in love," said Melissa.

Each child plans to compete in more pageants in the future.

 

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