Five Young Women Headed To Miss NC Pageant

(Left to right) Miss Raleigh, Abby Britt; Miss Winston Salem, Grace Ann Carroll; Miss Durham, Nia Franklin. Not pictured: Miss Eastern Carolina, Ashley Underhill and Miss Old North State Kali Whitaker

Five young women were crowned in a Miss North Carolina preliminary pageant held on Saturday night at West Johnston High School.

The winners are:

Abby Britt, Miss Raleigh

Grace Ann Carroll, Miss Winston Salem

Nia Franklin, Miss Durham

Ashley Underhill, Miss Eastern Carolina

Kali Whitaker, Miss Old North State

All women competed in a private interview, on stage question, evening wear, talent, and physical fitness.

The winners will compete in the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant June 2124, 2017.