Hall of Fame – 2009

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Miss Tipton County
Loren Dean
18
Brighton, TN
Vocal
Brighton High School
Abstinence: Controlling Teen Pregnancy
$2,500Runners Up
1st-Leah Rogers
2nd-D’Lessia Wedley
3rd-Elizabeth Russell
4th-Lyndsey Sterling


Miss Kingsport
Lindsey Wilder
22
Kingsport, TN
Vocal
East Tennessee State University
Learn to Earn:
Promoting Regional and Personal Growth through Education
$2,200Runners Up
1st-Deanna Stamper
2nd-Candace Babb


Miss Cordova
Katie Moynihan
22
Memphis, TN
Vocal/Dance
Pepperdine University Graduate
Bullying Prevention: No More Victims
$500Runners Up
1st-Jessica Gaines
2nd-Ivy DePew
3rd-Amanda Wolf


Miss Knoxville
Candace Babb
21
Greeneville, TN
Piano
Tusculum University
MUSIQ
$500Runners Up
1st-Rebecca Lofty
2nd – Leigh Andrews


Miss University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Adria Farr
21
Knoxville, TN
Baton
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Against the Grain
$500Runners Up
1st-Lindsey Cupp


Miss Fall Fest Tennessee
Ashton Doane
19
Powell, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee
at Knoxville
Volunteerism
$2,000Runners Up
1st -Sarah Argo
2nd – Leigh Andrews


Miss Parsons Peavine
Ashley Beth Holmes
20
Nashville, TN
Vocal
Belmont
University
Eating Disorder Awareness
$500Runners Up
1st – Ivy DePew
2nd -Shelby Lou Smith
3rd – Christa Creasy


Miss Music City
Tara Martchek
22
Munford, TN
Vocal
University of Memphis
Being Beautifully You:
Promoting Positive Self-Image
$500Runners Up
1st – Jill Brooks
2nd -Rachel Garrett


Miss Capital City
Rebecca Lofty
21
Jasper, TN
Fiddle
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Youth Mentoring
$500Runners Up
1st – Jill Brooks
2nd -Rachel Garrett


Miss Greene County
Brooke Waddell
22
Greeneville, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Reach to Buckle Up
$1,000Runners Up
1st – Shellie Gibson
2nd -Teresa Robinson


Miss Memphis
Cyrena Wages
17
Millington, TN
Vocal
Briar Crest High School
Igniting Political Awareness in America’s Youth
$1,000Runners Up
1st – Jennifer McCullough
2nd – Ivy DePew
3rd – Deanna Clark
4th – Shelby Lou Smith


Miss Watauga Valley
Erin Collins
23
Greeneville, TN
Vocal
East Tennessee State University graduate
Diabetes Awareness
$500
ScholarshipRunners Up
1st – Megan Fox
2nd – Shellie Gibson


Miss Hamilton County
Stefanie Wittler
22
Soddy Daisy, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee
at Chattanooga
Ronald McDonald House
$500Runners Up
1st – Ashley Branch
2nd -Sarah Taylor Argo
3rd -Rachel B.


Miss Chattanooga
Ivy DePew
18
Bartlett, TN
Flute
Middle Tennessee State University
HIV/Aids Awareness
$500Runners Up
1st – Ashley Branch
2nd -Sarah Taylor Argo
3rd -Rachel B.


Miss Walking Tall
Kalea Henry
22
Guys, TN
Vocal
Mississippi State University
Voting
$500Runners Up
1st – Rachel B.
2nd – Amber Rose Haywood
3rd – Shelby Lou Smith


Miss Southwest Tennessee
Jessica Stahl
21
Springfield, TN
Piano
Union University
SNAP
$500Runners Up
1st – Jennifer Cecil
2nd – Leigh Andrews
3rd – Mary Jane Dickey


Miss TN Tennessee Soybean Festival
Hannah-Wade Powell
20
Alamo, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee
at Martin
It’s Your Town: Community Service Awareness
$1,500Runners Up
1st – Amber Rose Haywood
2nd – Jennifer McCullough


Miss UT Martin
Katelin Turner
20
Union City, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee
at Martin
Each One, Reach One:Volunteerism
$1,500Runners Up
1st – Angela Kee
2nd -Courtney Corkrill


Miss Historic Jonesborough
Lacey Alford
21
Seymour, TN
Vocal
East Tennessee State
University
Early Education of Drinking and Driving
$500Runners Up
1st – Teresa Robinson
2nd – Brittany Byrd
3rd – Keisha Wilson


Miss Johnson City
Jessica Nixon
22
Bristol, TN
Vocal
Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
Domestic Violence
$500Runners Up
1st – Teresa Robinson
2nd – Brittany Byrd
3rd – Keisha Wilson


Miss Northeast Tennessee
Ashley Sizemore
19
Knoxville, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee at
Knoxville
Dream Connection
$500Runners Up
1st – Teresa Robinson
2nd – Brittany Byrd
3rd – Keisha Wilson


Miss Scenic City
Chandler Lawson
19
Tullahoma, TN
Vocal
University of Tennessee
at Chattanooga
5 Loaves for Kids
$500Runners Up
1st – Ashley Branch
2nd – Victoria Green
3rd – Rachel B.


Miss City Lights
Kayla Hockett
22
Humboldt, TN
Vocal
Middle Tennessee State
University
Dream: TN
$500Runners Up
1st – Sarah Taylor Argo
2nd – Shellie Gibson
3rd – Lauren James


Miss Metropolitan
Kaley Schwab
22
Nashville, TN
Vocal
Belmont
University
TEAM Character
$500Runners Up
1st – Ashley Branch
2nd – Victoria Green
3rd – Rachel B.


Miss Cleveland
Stacy Reigle
23
Ashland City, TN
Vocal
Austin Peay State
University
Promise to Be Fit
$500Runners Up
1st – Sarah Taylor Argo
2nd – Shellie Gibson
3rd – Lauren James


Miss Nashville
Victoria Green
22
Jackson, TN
Vocal
Union
University
AIMS
$500Runners Up
1st – Jill Brooks


Miss Athens of the South
Elisabeth Oliphint
20
Montgomery, AL
Vocal
Belmont
University
St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital
$500Runners Up
1st – Ashley Branch


Miss Country Music
Krystal Waters
20
Nashville, TN
Dance
Tennessee State
University
FAST
$100Runners Up
1st – Anna Rene Morris


Miss Oak Ridge
Sarah Taylor Argo
19
Alamo, TN
Vocal
Belmont
University
Autism Speaks
$500Runners Up
1st – Lauren James


Miss Collierville
Anna Humerickhouse
22
Collierville, TN
Vocal
University of Memphis Graduate
Juvenile Diabetes Research:
Healthy Choices for Tomorrow’s Leaders
$500Runners Up
1st – Jennifer McCullough
2nd – Heather Jamison
3rd -Mandy Wolfe


Miss Mountain Lakes
Ashley Branch
23
Tullahoma, TN
Vocal
Middle Tennessee State
University
Changing Tennessee Lives
$750Runners Up
1st – Morgan Moore
2nd – Megan Fox


Miss First Frontier
Rachel B.
21
Knoxville, TN
Piano
University of Tennessee at Knoxville
March of Dimes
$750Runners Up
1st – Morgan Moore
2nd – Megan Fox


Miss Bristol
Whittney Crowe
23
Elizabethton, TN
Vocal
East Tennessee State University
Beating the Odds
$750Runners Up
1st – Jill Brooks


Miss Middle Tennessee State University
Nicole Mazzio
21
Clarksville, TN
Vocal
Middle Tennessee State
University
P
$500Runners Up
1st – Holly Jones
2nd – Stephanie Baker


Miss Middle Tennessee Blue Raider
Bri Montgomery
20
LaFayette, LA
Dance
Middle Tennessee State
University

Raising Awareness of Racial Bias in America

$500Runners Up
1st – Holly Jones
2nd – Stephanie Baker


Miss Lexington
Catherine Ritter
20
Linden, TN
Vocal
Freed Hardeman
University
Water Safety and Awareness
$500Runners Up
1st -Katie Smart
2nd – Jill Brooks
3rd -Anna Rene Morris
4th – Jennifer Cecil