Harrell crowned Miss Emanuel County


The Miss Emanuel County/Miss Southeast Georgia Scholarship Board proudly presented the 44th annual Miss Emanuel County/Miss Southeast Georgia/Miss Crossroads of the South Competition on Saturday, February 10, at East Georgia State College. The pageant consisted of Miss and Teen Competitions that included private talent, evening wear, fitness, and on-stage conversation. Three Miss were crowned and one teen. The winners are Miss Southeast Teen Mollie Lane of Claxton, Miss Crossroads of the South Lindsay Jones of Alpharetta, Miss Southeast Georgia Gracie Allen of Bloomingdale, and Miss Emanuel County Haddyn Harrell of Cairo. These ladies will compete at Miss Georgia and Miss Georgia’s Teen competition to be held in June in Columbus.

Other awards presented were: People’s Choice - Jasmine Short (Miss) and Rohi Patel (Teen); Miss Congeniality - Emily Emmons (Miss) and Mollie Lane (Teen); Overall awards: Bob Ritchie Memorial Photogenic - Whitney Hartsock; Alyssa Beasley Overall Talent - Gracie Allen; Teen Talent - Mollie Lane; Teen Evening Wear - Mollie Lane; Miss Talent - Gracie Allen; Miss Evening Wear - Savannah Lariscy.

The Miss Emanuel Southeast and Crossroads of the South Scholarship Board would like to thank sponsors for their Scholarship Contributions: Diamond Level - Better Built Buildings, Inc. Shelli Smith Miss Emanuel 1989, Daniels Chevrolet, Goldei and Brent Limbaugh Miss Southeast Georgia 2003, Gambrell Photography, Southern Traditions Floral & Gifts, Simmons Remodeling, LLC Amanda and Kevin Simmons; Sapphire Level - Higbe LLC DeAnna and Shawn Higbe, Dorsey Trailer Repair, Inc., Citizens Bank of Swainsboro, Lori Ragsdale Bonds Miss Emanuel County 1982 and Miss Southeast Georgia 1984; Ruby Level - Southern Dance Connection Brooke Boatright Johnson Miss Emanuel County 2005, Liv Agency, LLC Angie and Todd Robinson, Morgan Rae Boutique, Stephanie’s Dance Explosion Miss Emanuel County 1992, Southern Gentleman Farms and Transport, Durden Banking Company, Yeomans & Associates, Famous Credit, Bernie’s on West Main, Shepard, Gary, and McWhorter, LLC, Downie Law, Cadle Law Firm, Central Fence Company, Allstar Dance Academy Cherry Carruth and Austin Carruth Miss Emanuel County 2014, Jim and Sherri Clifton, Jimmy and Lisa Lassiter; Emerald Level - Morgan Lothrige Magaldi Miss Emanuel County 2012, The Glad Garden Club of Swainsboro, Hazels Hotel Jill Pittman, Southern Knacks Boutique and Medical Center Pharmacy.

Special thanks to Pageant Board, Better Built Buildings, Inc., Southern Traditions, Main Street Styles, Lily and Lace Cosmetics, Brooke Boatright Johnson Miss Emanuel County 2005, Frills by Scott, Gambrell Photography, Stephanie Watkins Miss Emanuel County 1992, Lasting Impressions,

L&W Signs, East Coast Sunspray, Sassy Supremes, April Schilling Cellular Casades Skin Spa, East Georgia State College, Sydney Dorsey Artistry, All the Fixings, The Hutch House, Golden Girl Spray Tanning, Renee Brinson Southern Sparkle Aesthetics, LLC, Hello Gorgeous, The Stockyard, Miranda Mikell Events by design, The Edenfield House, Leslie Ely and Destiny Levant.

The next competition will be held October 26, 2024.