Mega-Pageant Crowns State Standouts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 13, 2018 17 young women from across Nebraska gathered to compete in the 2019 Best of the West Pageant held in Alliance. Traditionally the Miss Alliance pageant, this year’s competition combined both the Miss Chadron and Miss Alliance pageants to create the Best of the West Pageant. Walking away with the [...]

Award winning performers named Miss Omaha & Miss Douglas County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 29, 2018 Two Nebraska leaders have been awarded thousands of dollars in cash scholarships and prizes, and will represent the Omaha area at the 2019 Miss Nebraska competition, the official preliminary to the iconic Miss America event. Carsyn Long, 18, was crowned Miss Douglas County 2019 and awarded a $500 cash [...]

Local competitions to include swimsuit, 2019 Miss Nebraska competition will not

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 24, 2018 Several local competitions within the the Miss Nebraska Scholarship Program will continue to include a Lifestyle In Fitness portion (often dubbed ‘swimsuit’) for the remainder of 2018 and into 2019. The 2019 Miss Nebraska Competition will follow the new scoring guidelines and format; the program will not include Lifestyle in [...]

By |2018-10-24T09:09:24+00:00October 24th, 2018|Local Competition, Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments

Best of the West Pageant Set For November 10 in Alliance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 23, 2018 Pageants combine to present The Best of the West Pageant in Alliance Contestant and Little Sister applications are now available for the 2019 BEST OF THE WEST pageant to be held Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 6 P.M. at the Alliance High School PAC.   Mistress of ceremonies for the [...]

Tooley, Fox voted Directors of Miss Nebraska Scholarship Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 15, 2018 Tooley, Fox voted Directors of Miss Nebraska Scholarship Program Chris Tooley, longtime volunteer and Field Director of the Miss Nebraska Scholarship Program has been voted Co-Executive Director of the organization.  Tooley will join current Co-Executive Director, Megan Doughty to lead the organization, and act as advisor to Miss Nebraska [...]

By |2018-10-15T20:01:51+00:00October 15th, 2018|Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments

Miss Omaha/Miss Douglas County Pageant Celebrating 30 Years

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 10, 2018 Miss Omaha/Miss Douglas County program celebrating 30 years of scholarships and successful women More than 50 female leaders in business, journalism, medicine, performance and philanthropy all have one thing in common: at one point, they held the title of Miss Omaha or Miss Douglas County. They will join together [...]

By |2018-10-23T10:40:24+00:00October 10th, 2018|Local Competition, Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments

Nebraska Named Top 10 Finalist, Wins $8,000 at Miss America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 28, 2018 Miss Nebraska Jessica Shultis has returned to her home state, after being named a Top 10 Finalist and winning $8,000 in cash scholarships at the 2019 Miss America Competition. Photo courtesy Miss America Organization Shultis, a 25-year old native of Dannebrog, Nebraska, was prominently featured in ABC’s [...]

By |2018-09-28T15:15:52+00:00September 28th, 2018|Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments

Program Begins Transition To New Executive Director

August 30, 2018 The Miss Nebraska Organization has begun a transition to a new Executive Director, as current Executive Director Rachel Daly intends to step down following the 2019 Miss America competition next month. Megan Doughty, longtime Vice President and Scholarships Chair, has been named Co-Executive Director. This transition has been positive, promising, and openly [...]

By |2018-08-30T12:54:09+00:00August 30th, 2018|Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments