Twelve year old Sarah Anne Colwell of Smithville is the new Junior Miss of the Spring Blossom Pageant, which was held Saturday night at the DCHS gym and sponsored by the Smithville Women's Club.
Colwell, daughter of Christie and Trent Colwell, succeeds the 2012 Junior Miss Liz Abigail Qualls of Smithville, the fifteen year old daughter of Brad and Kim Trapp and Jason and Stormy Qualls.
First runner-up in the pageant was Morgan Faith Green of Smithville, the thirteen year old daughter of Suzanne and Jon Harrison. Morgan was also named Miss Congeniality.
Twelve year old Addison Grace Oakley of Liberty was second runner-up. She is the daughter of Lisa and Clark Oakley. Addison also received the title of Miss Photogenic.
Destiny Danielle Franklin of Smithville, the thirteen year old daughter of Jennifer and Charlie Ware was named third runner-up.
Fourteen year old Mary Elizabeth Murray of Smithville, daughter and Angel Brown and Dwight Murray was the fourth runner-up
A total of twelve young ladies participated in the pageant. Other participants were Alexis KaSara Davis, thirteen year old daughter of Angela and Scott Davis of Smithville; Kyra Orlando, fourteen year old daughter of Shellie Bain and Shane Orlando of Smithville; Abigail Hope Taylor, twelve year old daughter of Cindy and Ken Taylor of Smithville; Kyleigh Alexis White of Alexandria, twelve year old daughter of Emily and Andy Turbeville and Kenny White; Casey Elizabeth Vickers, fourteen year old daughter of Wanda Sue and Joseph Vickers of Liberty; Miranda Nicole Davis, thirteen year old daughter of Nicole and Robert Bruhn of Smithville; and Emily Hope Burklow, twelve year old daughter of Shan and Andy Burklow of Dowelltown.
(Top Photo: 4th runner-up Mary Elizabeth Murray, 2nd runner-up Addison Grace Oakley, Junior Miss Sarah Anne Colwell, 1st runner-up Morgan Faith Green, 3rd runner-up Destiny Danielle Franklin)
(Middle Photo: Miss Photogenic Addison Grace Oakley and Miss Congeniality Morgan Faith Green)
(Bottom Photo: Junior Miss Sarah Anne Colwell)