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 – Tuesday Night Preliminary Competition

Joell Posey Grager Tuesday evening, September 6th marked the start of the 96th annual Miss America Pageant on-stage preliminary competitions.  Delivering an impressive “Star Spangled Banner” to launch the evening was Lois Elaine Smith-Zoll, opera singer and Miss America Organization volunteer whose contributions to the program have spanned 50 years of service. Recipients of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International awards…