Five University of Southern Mississippi students and a recent graduate of the school will be competing in the Miss Mississippi Pageant July 9-12. The event will be held at the Vicksburg Convention Center.
The contestants and their current title include:
*Miss University of Southern Mississippi: Kimberly Page
*Miss Meridian: Arielle Dale
*Miss Magnolia: Tamecia Myers (alumna)
*Miss Leaf River Valley: Dalee Kimble
*Miss Turtle Creek: Jordin Johnson
*Miss Midsouth: Bethany Cuevas (Southern Miss Gulf Coast)