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Miss Mount Vernon Pageant builds confident young ladies

Contestants perform the opening dance at the  2019 Miss Mount Vernon Scholarship Pageant on Saturday, August 10.The Miss Mount Vernon Pageant has been building up young ladies and bringing beauty and grace to the community for 51 years and is just another reason why Mount Vernon is more than just a dot on the map.

To learn more abut the history of the program and comments from several long time participants, see the Aug. 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.