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 Princess
  • Ron Clark Academy Education Scholarship: Miss Greenville, Jerenae Raeford
  • 2019 Top Carolina Princess “Blanketeer: Jenna Clements, Miss High Point’s Carolina Princess who donated 118 handmade blankets for Project Linus
  • Dana Reason Quality of Life Scholarships:
    • Winner: Miss Moore County, Elizabeth O’Brien
    • First Runner-Up: Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett
    • Second Runner-Up: Miss Randolph County, Tiffany Rush
  • Miss North Carolina’s Outstanding Service Award: Kayla Hollingsworth, MNCOTeen Business Manager
  • Miss North Carolina State Volunteer of the Year Award: Lisa Britt, Program Book Chair

The Miss North Carolina Competition presented by Russo Dentistry & Visit High Point, NC will broadcast LIVE on ABC11 WTVD on June 22 at 8pm EST. More information: www.MissNC.org/MissNC2019.

About the Miss NC Organization

As an official state preliminary associated with the Miss America Organization, the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Organization is a part of the largest scholarship providing organization for women in the world. Promoting an emphasis on academics and communication skills, the Miss NC Organization is considered a launching pad for young women to further their academic and career goals. For more information about volunteering or competing, please visit www.missnc.org.

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Jacob Godwin
Marketing and Media Relations
Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant, Inc.

Melinda Jackson
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