Contestants swarm Whitney Van Vleet, wearing the coveted crown, right, after she won the Miss Auburn title at the Performing Arts Center last year. Olivia Thomas, with the tiara, left, earlier took Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen title. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Contestants swarm Whitney Van Vleet, wearing the coveted crown, right, after she won the Miss Auburn title at the Performing Arts Center last year. Olivia Thomas, with the tiara, left, earlier took Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen title. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Miss Auburn, Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen tiaras up for grabs Saturday

  • Thursday, January 17, 2019 3:01pm
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Seven contestants compete for the crown of Miss Auburn, and five vie for Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen title at the Performing Arts Center on Saturday.

The Miss Auburn and Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen Scholarship Program begins at 6 p.m. at the PAC, 702 Fourth St. NE.

Reigning royalty are Whitney Van Vleet (Miss Auburn) and Olivia Thomas (Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen).

The program is the largest provider of scholarships to young women in the community.

The program, which provides more than $45,000 in scholarships and awards, is an official preliminary to the Miss Washington and Miss America scholarship pageants.

Tickets that can be purchased at the door the night of the pageant are $25. Order online at brownpapertickets.com.

For more information, visit missauburn.com.




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