Local girl places in state pageant

From Press Reports


Presley Love Buford of Mathiston represented the area of Webster County as Tiny Miss Webster County in the statewide Little Miss and Mr. Magnolia State Pageant finals in Vicksburg on July 27-28.

More than 200 contestants ages 0-11 competed in the state finals to win one of the coveted titles of Little Miss  or Mr. Magnolia State. This pageant is unique where the children do not wear pageant dresses or anything fake, such as hair or spray tan. The winners of each division received $1,000 cash scholarships for their future educations. To see photos of the newly crowned state winners and list of contestants accomplishments, visit website @www.missmagnoliastate.com

Presley received third alternate out of 38 contestants in her age division. She also received a crown and trophy and a necklace for having participated in the state pageant for the past three years. She won overall supreme title in her preliminary pageant at the Starkville Sportsplex.

Presley, daughter of Josh and Samantha Buford of Mathiston, thanks all of her sponsors.