Road to Miss America 2012:
Miss Virginia 2011 will be held Saturday, June 25, at 9 p.m. at the Roanoke Civic Center, and will be televised by WSET television station. The winner will represent Virginia in Miss America 2012.
A preliminary to Miss America, the state pageant will include Miss Danville-Pittsylvania County Ashley Nicole Strickland.
Miss Danville-Pittsylvania County Outstanding Teen 2011 Cassey Jennings and Miss Danville-Pittsylvania County Outstanding Pre-teen 2011Jordan Hawkins will compete in separate events.
And Tiny Miss Abigail Sarah Owen will participate in a special Princess Camp for future contestants.
A send-off party for contestants is planned Thursday, June 16, at 5:30 p.m. at Village’s Pizza on Franklin Turnpike in Mount Hermon.
Supporters are invited to stop by, visit with the young ladies, and wish them luck, said Miss Danville-Pittsylvania County Pageant director Brenda Bowman.
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