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 [...]

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Dancers wow crowd, win Miss Kool-Aid Days titles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 30, 2018 Dancers wow crowd, win Miss Kool-Aid Days titles Two talented dancers were crowned Sunday night in Hastings, winning hundreds in cash scholarships and qualifying to compete for their state’s respective titles in 2019. Makinzie Gregory is the new Miss Kool-Aid Days 2019; Morgan Baird is the new Miss Kool-Aid [...]

Gering, Scottsbluff natives to compete for Miss Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 29, 2018 Photo courtesy Michelle LaTowsky Two western Nebraska natives will represent Gering and Scottsbluff at the 2019 Miss Nebraska Scholarship Competition. Saturday night at Mitchell High School, Sheridan Blanco was crowned Miss Scotts Bluff County 2019 and Nikki-Catrina Anderson was crowned Miss Old West Balloon Fest 2019. Both [...]

Miss Scotts Bluff County competition set for July 28th in Mitchell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 18, 2018 Former Miss America donating to upcoming Miss Scotts Bluff County Fair Competition 14 young women from western Nebraska will compete for the titles of Miss Scotts Bluff County, Miss Scotts Bluff County Outstanding Teen, Miss Old West Balloon Fest and Miss Old West Balloon Fest Outstanding Teen. Opening Ceremonies [...]

Miss Kool-Aid Days competition set for July 29th in Hastings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 15, 2018 Kool-Aid Days competition will crown two young women, award them cash and prizes Organizers are currently accepting applications from young women interested in competing for the titles of Miss Kool-Aid Days and Miss Kool-Aid Days Outstanding Teen. The event will take place Sunday, July 29th at 6:00pm at Hastings [...]

Nebraska Ready for Miss America’s Outstanding Teen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2018 Nebraska Ready for Miss America’s Outstanding Teen Photo courtesy Kim Therkildsen Photography 16-year old Kelsie Therkildsen is busy preparing for only her second pageant-competition ever: Miss America’s Outstanding Teen. The current Miss Nebraska’s Outstanding Teen will leave July 19 for Orlando, Florida to represent our state at [...]

By | 2018-07-12T10:06:51+00:00 July 12th, 2018|Events, Miss Nebraska's Outstanding Teen, News|0 Comments

Miss Nebraska Will Lead Off With Interview At Miss America

July 9, 2018 Miss Nebraska Jessica Shultis has learned when she'll officially begin competing for the title of Miss America 2019. Shultis took part in the Miss America Organization lottery on Monday, July 9 to determine what days she'll experience which phases of competition during the iconic event. "It’s hard to believe that today I [...]

By | 2018-07-09T16:27:21+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Events, Miss Nebraska Pageant, News|0 Comments