SEASIDE, Ore. — Harley Emery of Lane County has won the 70th annual Miss Oregon Scholarship Pageant.

Emery and 19 other contestants competed in swimwear, talent, and other categories during Saturday’s scholarship pageant in Seaside, Oregon.

After waiting in suspense next to the other Top 5 contestants, Emery says she was “in shock” to hear her name called as Miss Oregon.

The Daily Astorian says Emery has competed in the Miss America organization for five years. She will represent Oregon at the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in September.


Information from: The Daily Astorian, http://www.dailyastorian.com

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.