Desiree Williams wins Miss Virginia pageant

Desiree Williams wins Miss Virginia pageant

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Desiree Williams wins Miss Virginia pageant

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Associated Press

Posted on July 1, 2013 at 2:05 AM

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Desiree Williams of Newport News is the new Miss Virginia.

The Hampton University graduate was crowned Saturday night at the pageant in Roanoke. She competed as Miss Arlington.

Williams earns a $17,500 scholarship and will compete in the 2014 Miss America pageant in September.

Miss Hampton-Newport News Lauren Kiedinger was named first runner-up. She was followed by Miss Lynchburg Courtney Grant, Miss Apple Blossom Festival Victoria Maiden and Miss Northern Virginia Savannah Lane.

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