The CROWN Group and the Miss Orangeburg County and Miss Orangeburg County Teen Scholarship Organization officials have announced that the sixth annual Miss Orangeburg County and Miss Orangeburg County Teen and Miss Garden City and Miss Garden City Teen Scholarship competitions will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 4.

The member of the Miss Orangeburg County and Miss Orangeburg County Teen Scholarship and Miss Garden City and Miss Garden City Teen Organization Local Executive Board said they are impressed with the caliber of this year’s contestants.

“We are very pleased with the number of intelligent, ambitious and talented young women who have entered the competition,” said Angela Clark, local executive director. “We are continuing to accept applications until Oct. 21, 2017. With the number of outstanding contestants, it will be a challenging task for the judges to choose not only one set as the next Miss Orangeburg County and Miss Orangeburg County Teen, but also another as Miss Garden City and Miss Garden City Teen 2018.”

Contestants will compete in several phases of competition, including private interview, physical fitness, on stage question, evening gown and talent. During the competition, each contestant will also discuss her chosen platform, a social or community issue of concern to herself and society at large.

Established in 2013, the Miss Orangeburg County and Miss Orangeburg County Teen and the Miss Garden City and Miss Garden City Teen Scholarship Organization provides opportunities for young women to achieve their personal and professional ambitions. Contestants also participate in community service activities and develop leadership skills that help them excel in their chosen career and life goals.

A not-for-profit affiliate of the Miss America Organization, the state organization has made available more than $10,000 in scholarships and in-kind funds to over 50 young women throughout South Carolina. Winners of the annual Miss South Carolina competition are eligible to compete in the Miss America Competition, held every year in Atlantic City, New Jersey in September.

For more information, contact Angela Clark at 407-353-3244 or info@thecrowngroup1.com. Information and applications can also be downloaded at www.thecrowngroup1.com.

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