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MNCOTeen 2020 Competition Returns to Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium

8/19/19 Raleigh, NC – The Board of Directors of the Miss North Carolina Organization announced today that the MNCOTeen Competition will return to Raleigh in 2020 along with additional organization changes. The Outstanding Teen competition will be combined with the Miss North Carolina competition. The following dates were announced: Miss North Carolina/MNCOTeen Sweeps Competition March […]

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Alexandra Badgett Crowned Miss NC 2019

06/22/19 Raleigh, NC – Alexandra Badgett, representing Jacksonville in the Miss North Carolina Competition, was crowned Miss North Carolina 2019 in Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium. Badgett promoted her social impact initiative of “N.I.N.E – No Is Not Enough,” aiming to deepen the message of the anti-rape anthem “no means no.” She tapped to “Suit and Tie” in […]

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Preliminary Night #3 Results | Miss North Carolina 2019

06/21/19 Raleigh, NC – Preliminary competitions concluded at Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium for the 2019 Miss North Carolina Competition. Preliminary On Stage Interview Award: Miss Greenville, Jerenae Raeford Preliminary Talent Award: Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett Additional Awards: Children’s Miracle Maker Award: Miss Greater Sampson County, Carli Batson Junior Children’s Miracle Maker Award: Reese Moore, Miss North Carolina’s Carolina […]

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Preliminary Night #2 Results | Miss NC 2019

06/20/19 Raleigh, NC – Preliminary competitions continued tonight at Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium for the 2019 Miss North Carolina Competition. Preliminary On Stage Interview Award: Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett Preliminary Talent Award: Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard North Carolina Electric Membership Association Cooperative STEM Scholarships: Miss Orange County, Ashton Blackburn Miss Cabarrus County, Deja Grant Miss Capital City, Grace […]

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Preliminary Night #1 Results | Miss NC 2019

06/19/19 Raleigh, NC – Preliminary competitions kicked off tonight at Raleigh’s Memorial Auditorium for the 2019 Miss North Carolina Competition. The Miss North Carolina Organization implemented a state level Quality of Life program modeled after the opportunity presented at Miss America each year. The five semi-finalists were: Alexandra Badgett, Miss Jacksonville Elizabeth O’Brien, Miss Moore County Tiffany Rush, […]

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KARLEE SANDERFORD CROWNED MISS NORTH CAROLINA’S OUTSTANDING TEEN 2019

04/14/19 High Point, NC – Karlee Sanderford, previously Miss Garner’s Outstanding Teen, was crowned Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen 2019 this weekend. Sanderford is the daughter of David and Kelli Sanderford of Clayton. Her platform was “Show The Love- Caring for Orphans Around the World.” Sanderford performed a jazz dance to “Proud Mary.” She will […]

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Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Competition Begins in High Point, NC This Weekend

04/11/19 High Point, NC – The Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization will host the 2019 Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Competition this weekend in High Point, North Carolina. As a state preliminary to the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, thirty-five young women from across North Carolina will compete for the crown and thousands of dollars in […]

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Russo Dentistry Announced as Headline Sponsor for Miss North Carolina 2019 TV Broadcast

RALEIGH, N.C. (February 4, 2019) — Russo Dentistry has been named the headline sponsor for the Miss North Carolina 2019 Broadcast. The Miss North Carolina Organization has maintained a commitment for the last 81 years to empower North Carolina’s young women to achieve their academic and career ambitions – a partnership is made possible by the […]

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Miss NC Organization Crowns High Point, NC as Host City for MNCOTeen 2019

8/16/18 Raleigh, NC – The Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization announced today the selection of High Point, NC as the host city for the 2019 Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Teen Competition. The event will coincide with the organization’s Work Weekend for the Miss North Carolina candidates. “The Miss North Carolina Organization is extremely appreciative of our […]

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Laura Matrazzo Crowned Miss North Carolina 2018

RALEIGH, NC 6/24/2018 – Laura Matrazzo, Miss Metrolina, was crowned Miss North Carolina 2018 at Raleigh’s Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Matrazzo’s platform was “Money Talks: Student-Focused Principles of Financial Management” and performed a tap dance to “Ready for a Miracle” by Patti LaBelle. She is the daughter of Chuck and Beth Matrazzo of Chapel Hill. The […]

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