Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

February 19, 2014

Miss Ashland pageant Saturday

Staff report
The Independent

ASHLAND — The Miss Ashland Scholarship Pageant will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Raceland Cultural Arts Center at 500 Ram Blvd.

Two crowns will be awarded during the Miss America preliminary — Miss Ashland Area 2014 and Miss Goldenrod 2014. There will be an Outstanding Teen Division in which two crowns will be awarded.  

All four winners will advance to the Miss Kentucky Pageants this summer.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets, which are $10 each, will be sold at the door.

Six will compete in the teen division. They are:

Rachel Dugan, 14, dance presentation.

Karoline Edmonds, 16, jazz dance.

Callie Halsey, 14, lyrical dance.

Tyra Short, 17, vocal presentation.

Katie Wesley, 15, lyrical dance.

Bryce Baker, 13, tap dance.

Nine will compete in the Miss division. They are:

Cynthia Thomas, 20, vocal presentation.

Madison Ryan, 20, vocal presentation.

Kelsey White, 22, vocal presentation.

Kathleen Smith, 21, vocal presentation.

Tawny Aguanyo, 22, dance presentation.

Mattie Conley, 22, dance presentation.

Hope LeMaster, 19, jazz dance.

Larkin Walker, 22, vocal presentation.

Hayley Franklin, 23, vocal presentation.

Emcee will be Austin Casebolt of Morehead, assisted by outgoing Ashland Area Outstanding Teen Hannah Vance and outgoing Miss Goldenrod Lindsay Cook.