23-year-old Ramsey Carpenter, the reigning Miss My Old Kentucky Home, was crowned Miss Kentucky 2014 at the conclusion of the Miss Kentucky Scholarship pageant held at the University of Kentucky’s Singletary Center for the Arts on July 12nd, 2014. The beauty from Hartford will represent the state of Kentucky at the Miss America 2015 pageant, scheduled for September 14th, 2014 in Atlantic City, N.J.
Newly crowned Miss Kentucky 2014 Ramsey Carpenter (C) and her runners-up. Photo courtesy of Miss Kentucky pageant.
Ramsey is a University of Kentucky graduate
Her pageant platform is raising awareness of multiple sclerosis, which she was diagnosed with in 2010.
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The first runner-up was Miss Bowling Green Claire Butler.
The second runner-up was Miss Lexington Melissa Cox.
The third runner-up was Miss River City Laura Jones.
The fourth runner-up was Miss Jefferson County Ashley Ferry.
Top 13: Dakoda Trenary, Kaley Tabor, Kyle Hornback, Laura Jones, Kiley Shuffett, Claire Butler, Melissa Cox, Ashley Johnson, Ramsey Carpenter, Talia Horn, April Reinle, Ashley Ferry, Erynn Landherr.