Cumberland Times-News

Homepage

January 10, 2013

Swanton woman wins Miss America preliminary

Miss Maryland Joanna Guy claims $2,000 scholarship

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Miss Maryland and Miss Illinois have picked up prizes in the second day of preliminary Miss America competition in Las Vegas.

Miss Maryland Joanna Guy took top honors Wednesday after singing “I Dreamed a Dream” at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. The 21-year-old from Swanton in Garrett County will take home a $2,000 Amway scholarship.

Miss Illinois Megan Ervin took the trophy for the second round of the Lifestyle and Fitness category after modeling a Catalina swimsuit. The 23-year-old from Rushville, Ill., earned a $1,000 Amway scholarship for it.

Contestants are divided into three groups and compete in different categories during three nights of preliminaries. Their scores will factor in the finals that will be broadcast live on Saturday.

1
Text Only
Latest News
2014 TRANSPLANT GAMES PICS 2 167(2).jpg

George Franklin III of Cumberland celebrates winning a bronze medal in the 100-meter backstroke during the 2014 Transplant Games in Houston. From the left are Bill Klahn of Iowa, gold; Steve Van Heest of Michigan, silver; and Franklin, who also won a bronze in the 50-meter event and a gold for doubles bowling.

Sports
Angels Orioles Baseba_Land.jpg

Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun, center, fist-bumps third base coach Gary DiSarcina behind Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado after reaching third on a single by Mike Trout in the 13th inning of their game on Thursday in Baltimore. Calhoun scored during the next at-bat, and Los Angeles won 1-0.

Sports Poll
Opinion
Time to do it

What do you think?
Columns
CTN Video
Twitter Updates
Facebook
Must Read
House Ads
NDN Video
Famous Internet Cats Help Big Cause With Viral Video Recapping a Blockbuster MLB Trade Deadline Chapter Two: Composing for a film in retirement Is Justin Bieber Dating a Model? Guardians of the Galaxy (Trailer) 'Sharknado 2:' Hottest Memes Surfing The Net Raw: Obama Gets Hug From Special Olympian Snoop Dogg Narrating Animal Footage Is Perfect Tigers Acquire David Price - @TheBuzzeronFOX Russell Brand Slams Sean Hannity Over Gaza Conflict Segment Woman's Dive Goes Terribly Wrong Brian Williams Reports on Daughter Allison Williams' 'Peter Pan' Casting News Did Jimmy Fallon Look Up Heidi Klum's Dress? What Drama? Miranda Kerr Poses Topless Plane crashes in San Diego Costco parking lot Justin Bieber Takes To Instagram To Diss Orlando Bloom You Won't Believe the Celeb Cameos in "Sharknado 2" Pitch Invading Morons Cause Chaos - @TheBuzzeronFOX Orlando Bloom 'Takes a Swing' at Justin Bieber In Ibiza Sadie Doesn't Want Her Brother to Grow Up