Sloane Roberts, Miss Heart of the Ozarks, was crowned Miss Arkansas 2012 during the annual pageant Saturday night of July 14, 2012 in Hot Springs. The beauty from Rison is 19 years old. She will represent Arkansas in the Miss America 2013 Pageant to be held in Las Vegas next January.
Sloane Roberts being crowned Miss Arkansas 2012
Currently, Roberts is a communications major in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences, a member of Chi Omega fraternity. For her talent selection, she performed an acapella tap dance. Her platform is “Love Always Hopes: Preventing Child Abduction.”
She will represent Arkansas in the Miss America 2013 beauty pageant
Miss Arkansas 2012, Sloane Roberts
With the tittle, Sloane won a $20,000 scholarship and more than $50,000 in other awards and gifts. She also won a $1,500 scholarship as winner of the Dr. Michael Cooper Katie Bailey Swimsuit Award and a $1,500 scholarship as winner of the Paul Peek Interview Award.
was Miss Arkansas’ Outstanding Teen 2008; 2nd RU Miss America’s Outstanding Teen, 2008 Talent and Evening Gown Prelim Award.
The first runner-up was Morgan Holt, 21, from Conway, Miss University of Central Arkansas. The second runner-up was Bethany Whitfield, 23, from Bryant, Miss Greater Little Rock.