The 2017 Miss America Contestants Serve At The Atlantic City Rescue Mission

Last week, the 2017 Miss America contestants spent some time getting to know Atlantic City and continuing the mission of Miss America Serves.The contestants volunteered at the Atlantic City Rescue Mission to work the prep and service lines in the kitchen and stock the food pantry with the help and support of six area schools.The Atlantic City Rescue Mission has…

Knott’s Spooky Farm, returns on weekends in October and Halloween Day, starting October 1.

The daytime park wide, family-friendly Halloween celebration, geared for kids ages 3 – 11, Knott’s Spooky Farm, returns on weekends in October and Halloween Day, starting October 1. Knott’s Berry Farm invites families to join in the Halloween fun by participating in hands on and fun activities and all new experiences in Ghost Town, Fiesta Village, Boardwalk Ballroom and Camp…

‘The 2017 Miss America Competition’ Makes ABC the No. 1 Non-Sports Net in Its 2-Hour Time Period in Adults 18-49

The ratings are in! “The 2017 Miss America Competition” (9:00-11:00 p.m. – 6.2 million and 1.3/4 in AD 18-49) was up against big NFL-fueled competition from the season premiere of NBC’s Sunday Night Football (New England-Arizona) and Fox’s NFL overrun-inflated lineup (NY Giants-Cowboys), ABC’s Sunday 9:00-11:00 p.m. telecast of “The 2017 Miss America Competition” gained 1.3 million viewers (5.6 million…

Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields (Miss Arkansas 2016) and court

1st Runner-Up Miss South Carolina Rachel Wyatt 2nd Runner-Up Miss New York Camille Sims 3rd Runner-Up Miss Washington Alicia Cooper 4th Runner-Up Miss Mississippi Laura Lee Lewis Arkansas, Savvy Shields Maryland Hannah Brewer, Mississippi Laura Lee Lewis, New York, South Carolina, Texas Caroline Carothers and Washington Alicia Cooper Josh Randall, Lynn Weidner, Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields and Sam Haskell…

MISS ARKANSAS, SAVVY SHIELDS, CROWNED MISS AMERICA 2017 The “2017 Miss America Competition

” Aired Live on Sunday, September 11th from Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on the ABC Television Network for its 96th Anniversary Miss Arkansas, Savvy Janine Shields, was crowned Miss America 2017 tonight at the birthplace of the legendary competition in Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall for its 96th Anniversary broadcast on the ABC Television Network. Returning for his 8th time as…

Miss America 2017 Preliminary Recap and Final 15 Predictions

  Joell Posey Grager It was exceptionally hard to narrow the choices for the top 15 this year because of the parity among contestants. It was easy to guess the first 7-8 finalists whose names will likely be called at the start of this evening’s 2017 Miss America Scholarship Pageant; however, after the first handful of seemingly locked spots there…

The 2017 Academy of Honor, Quality of Life, STEM, and Women in Business Scholarship Recipients Honored On Stage

Atlantic City, NJ (September 11, 2016) – Boardwalk Hall was filled with enthusiasm and excitement this week as The Miss America Organization and The Miss America Foundation proudly presented the Academy of Honor Award to Jane Alderson, State Executive Director of the Miss Tennessee Scholarship Pageant. Jane has been a volunteer in the Miss America Organization for over 35 years…

Thursday evening, September 8th marked the closing of the preliminary competitions at the 2017 Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey

Joell Posey Grager Miss America 2017 – Thursday Preliminary Article .  Very deservedly, Miss Michigan Arianna Quan won the award for top talent with a classical piano performance of Glinka-Balakirev’s “L’ouette (The Lark)”. Quan played with such grace and ease it was surprising to hear her later admit to being so scared in the moments prior to her performance that…

Miss Michigan and Miss Ohio Win Preliminary Awards on Thursday September 8th, the Third Night of the 2017 Miss America Competition

During the last of three preliminary nights for the “2017 Miss America Competition” in Boardwalk Hall, Miss Michigan, Arianna Quan, was named Thursday night’s preliminary Talent winner for her piano performance of “L’Ouette” by Glinka Balakirev. Arianna will receive a $2,000 scholarship. Also capturing the spotlight was Miss Ohio, Alice Magoto, who was the preliminary Lifestyle and Fitness winner in…

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