Jasmine Murray, the reigning Miss Riverland 2014, was crowned Miss Mississippi 2014 at the conclusion of the Miss Mississippi Scholarship pageant held on July 12nd, 2014 at the Vicksburg Convention Center. She will represent the state of Mississippi at the upcoming Miss America 2015 pageant, scheduled for September 14th, 2014 in Atlantic City, N.J.
Jasmine Murray wins Miss Mississippi 2014 and will compete at Miss America 2015 pageant. Photo: Chris Todd .
Her pageant platform, ‘13 Going on 30: Teaching Girls to Embrace Their Age’ on a bigger scale.”
Murray competed on the eighth season of “American Idol” in 2008, making it to the top 13.
The first runner-up was Miss Bowling Green Laura Lee Lewis.
The second runner-up was Miss Lexington Randi-Kathryn Harmon.
The third runner-up was Miss River City Caroline Connerly.
The fourth runner-up was Miss Jefferson County Jessica Terrill.
The top 10 were completed with Miss Delta Blues Shelby Corn, Miss Dixie Carol Coker, Miss Rankin County Morgan Burnett, Miss Turtle Creek Jordin Johnson and and Miss University Anna Beth Higginbotham.