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Sarah Stokely of Newport, competing as Miss Greene County, continues
to do well in the Miss Tennessee Pageant being held this week in Jackson.
|Published: 8:16 PM, 06/21/2013
||Last updated: 8:17 PM, 06/21/2013
Author: Velma Southerland
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
[Editor's Note: The following article is a composite of
two stories which appeared in The Greeneville Sun on Thursday, June 20, and
Friday, June 21.]
JACKSON, TN-Miss Greene County Sarah Stokely won the
Swimsuit competition in Wednesday evening's first preliminary round of the Miss
Tennessee Scholarship Pageant being held this week in Jackson.
(Stokely is the daughter of Jimmy and Kellye Stokely of
Newport and is a graduate of Cocke County High School. She has many relatives
There are three preliminary competitions held on
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings, in which a winner is announced in
Swimsuit and Talent, while the scores of the contestants competing in the
Evening Wear/Onstage Question are kept secret.
Stokely wore a two-piece swimsuit that was predominately
dusky turquoise with dusky pink/magenta trim.
According to Terri Lamons, who re-activated the Miss
Greene County pageant in 2007, Stokely "has stood out all week long. She's
She also related that in the important private judges'
interview on Wednesday, Stokely said she had the best interview she has ever
For more details, please see the weekend edition of the
Newport Plain Talk.
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