Results tagged with 'miss america'
Published July 17, 2012
At 19, Oshkosh native Maggie Hill entered the Miss America organization to compete and earn scholarship money for college. At 21, she would receive the diagnosis that would change her life. Now 23, Hill can count herself among the lucky individuals who have fought melanoma and won.
Published Jan. 18, 2012
So we have our second Miss America in a long, long time and she's an opera singer.
Published March 9, 2010
Former Milwaukeean Molly Malaney took "The Bachelor" to the next level, wedding her "reality" TV co-star while the cameras rolled and rain fell ... No surprise here, but the Oscar audience was the biggest in five years, thanks to "Avatar" and 10 best-picture nominees ... Zach Galifianakis ended "SNL" clean-shaven.
Published Dec. 5, 2006
To win the top prize, evening gowns, swimsuits and talent are required. It's beauty pageant season and many of Wisconsin's lovely ladies are out to capture a crown.
Published Feb. 17, 2006
After being one of 52 of the nation's leading ladies, Miss Wisconsin Tracy Gest isn't too upset at coming home without the Miss America crown. "The competition is extremely tough," Gest says. "They have the quote, 'best of the best from the nation.' I knew it would be challenging."