Miss America

Ciara is out here making major moves. According to reports, the songstress will serve as a judge for 2017’s Miss America pageant. Mrs. Wilson is set to join a diverse celebrity panel, including Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas, country singer Cole Swindell, actresses Sara Foster and Laura Marano, and Dallas Mavericks owner and entrepreneur Mark Cuban. […]

It’s been almost three months since Deshauna Barber won the 2016 Miss America pageant, but her extremely emotional crowning ceremony just got even more dramatic. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJax00MAiZz/?taken-by=deshaunabarber Monday afternoon, Barber revealed to her 60,000 Instagram followers that her teary-eyed acceptance of the Miss USA crown was much deeper than the audience knew at the time. https://www.instagram.com/p/BGUclQFvhpn/?taken-by=deshaunabarber Of course, Barber was ecstatic to be […]

Stories about gun violence within our country are becoming all too common. President Obama is utilizing the incidents as an avenue to open up the conversation about the need for stricter gun control laws. He recently released a statement about the killing of Zaevion Dobson, a high school football star from Knoxville, Tennessee who was […]

Vanessa Williams made history 32 years ago, when she became the first African-American woman to win the Miss America pageant. Almost a year after she…

Vanessa Williams returns to the Miss America pageant as the head judge after being forced to step away from her crown in 1984.

Nina Davuluri’s  (pictured) victory as the first Miss America of Indian heritage isn’t sitting well with some on Twitter, according to the NY Daily News.…

Miss Nebraska is holding a lofty new title today: Miss America.  Seventeen-year-old Teresa Scanlan outshone 52 other contestants in Las Vegas Saturday night to win the title on the 90th anniversary of the time-honored pageant.  Scanlan, who plans to attend law school and become a judge and politician, played the piano during the talent portion […]

22-year-old Caressa Cameron of Fredericksburg, Virginia has become the seventh Black woman in history to be named Miss America.