Joanna Yvorchuk, the lovely 2006 Beauties of America 50’s, was interviewed by Tim Kretschmann recently. We will have her on the PageantCast soon!
This past week, Miss America 2007 Lauren Nelson has been in the Virginia and Washington, DC areas promoting her personal platform of Internet Safety, MAO’s national platform, Children’s Miracle Network, and participating in numerous patriotic events.
Last Thursday, Lauren received in-depth training at the Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Center and received the key to the city of Bedford. She was also sworn in as an Honorary Deputy Sheriff – an honor also held by NBA basketball player Shaquille O’Neal.
On Monday, Lauren had the honor of participating in the Wreath Laying Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery.
Tuesday night was the USO’s Annual Awards dinner that honors outstanding individuals for their commitment to public service and volunteerism. Lauren sang the National Anthem and met First Lady Laura Bush, country star Trace Adkins, and ‘America’s Beloved Tenor’ Daniel Rodriguez.
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