2015 CONTESTANTS

Alpha Group

WEDNESDAY
Private Interview
THURSDAY
Artistic Expression in Talent
FRIDAY
Physical Fitness in Active Wear
and Presence & Poise in Evening Wear

Beta Group

WEDNESDAY
Private Interview
THURSDAY
Physical Fitness in Active Wear
and Presence & Poise in Evening Wear

FRIDAY
Artistic Expression in Talent


 
     
     


Miss Arkansas Delta Outstanding Teen
(A6)
Lacey Moore

Age: 17
Talent: Clogging Dance
Platform: Read to Succeed!
Hometown: Pocahontas

Parents: Lil Moore & the late Bob Moore
 

Miss Arkansas River Outstanding Teen
(A10)
Paden Cook
Age: 16
Talent: Piano / Vocal
Platform: The Unity of Community
Hometown: Lamar
Parents: Bobby & Jeanna Cook
     
     


Miss Arkansas Valley Outstanding Teen
(B31)
Mady Rottinghaus
Age: 15
Talent: Piano
Platform: H.O.P.E. : Helping Others Practice English
Hometown: Hot Springs
Parents: Michael & Amber Rottinghaus

 

Miss Batesville
Outstanding Teen
(A12)

Olivia Tuggle
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: A Wink of Ink:
Words to Reach the World
Hometown: Poughkeepsie
Parents: Richard & Tina Tuggle
     
     


Miss Central Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A17)
Cori Keller

Age: 17
Talent: Tap
Platform: Everyday Kids Everyday Foods

Hometown: Stuttgart
Parents: Lynn & Tracy Keller
 

Miss Conway Outstanding Teen
(B22)
Brooke Bradford

Age: 13
Talent: Clogging
Platform: ATV Safety

Hometown: Shirley
Parents: Wayne & Lacy Bradford
     
     


Miss Diamond Lakes
Outstanding Teen
(A16)

Anna Claire Butler
Age: 17
Talent: Electric Cello
Platform: Buckle Up! Promoting Seat Belt Safety
Hometown: Hot Springs
Parents: Robert & Suzanne Butler
 

Miss Dogwood
Outstanding Teen
(A15)

Katie Gardner
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: B.O.W.S. Blessing Others With Service
Hometown: Fayetteville
Parents: Tom & Jana Gardner
     
     


Miss Frisco Springs
Outstanding Teen
(A14)

Tori Grace Wilson
Age: 17
Talent: Ballet en Pointe
Platform: If it Were Me: FACEing Adversity
Hometown: Texarkana
Parents: Bob & Michelle Wilson
 

Miss Grand Prairie
Outstanding Teen
(A7)

Maraye Tudor
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: Pillow With A Purpose
Hometown: Stuttgart
Parents: Terri Tudor
     
     


Miss Greater Hot Springs Outstanding Teen
(B26)

Kenzie Williams
Age: 16
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform: I Am That Girl
Hometown: Benton
Parents: Jacqueline Williams & Gary Maroun
 

Miss Greater Jacksonville Outstanding Teen
(B19)

Bethany Kasper
Age: 16
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform: Our Kids Read
Hometown: Jacksonville
Parents: Melissa & Travis Kasper
     
     


Miss Greater Jonesboro Outstanding Teen
(B20)

Raegan Snell
Age: 17
Talent: Vocal
Platform:
I Have Tourettes, It Doesn't Have Me:
Overcoming Adversity

Hometown: Jonesboro
Parents: Bob & Edith Snell


Miss Greater Little Rock Outstanding Teen
(B28)

Christian Weatherley
Age: 17
Talent: Contemporary Clogging
Platform: Special Mentors 4 Special Students
Hometown: Cabot
Parents: Ronnie & Darlene Weatherley

     
     


Miss Heart of the Ozarks
Outstanding Teen
(B27)

Emily Edwards
Age: 16
Talent: Jazz Acro
Platform: One Child at a Time: Embrace
Hometown: Bentonville
Parents: Cathy & Curtis Edwards
 

Miss Lake Dardanelle
Outstanding Teen
(B23)

Catherine Coleman
Age: 17
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform: Organized Sports: Benefits for Life
Hometown: Conway
Parents: Jeanna Coleman
     


Miss Lakes of the Northwest Outstanding Teen
(B35)

Shaylee Williams
Age:17
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform: The Journey to Volunteering
Hometown: Ozark
Parents: Phillip & Jennifer Williams
 

Miss Lights of the Delta Outstanding Teen
A4)

Jessica Miller
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: SAVE: Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Hometown: Bryant
Parents: Scott & Dodi Miller
     
     


Miss Madison County Outstanding Teen
(A9)

Emery Faulkner
Age: 15
Talent: Jazz / Hip Hop
Platform: Hurt People Hurt People
Hometown: Huntsville
Parents: Mary Faulkner & Gary Faulkner Jr

 

Miss Magnolia Outstanding Teen
(B33)

Brooke Bearden
Age: 17
Talent: Vocal
Platform:
"Oh, No They Didn't"
Bullying Education, Prevention, and Recovery

Hometown: Camden
Parents: Scott & Lisa Bearden
     
     


Miss Metro Outstanding Teen
(B32)
Emily Brewer
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: Hope for Tomorrow, Winning Against Diabetes
Hometown: North Little Rock
Parents: John & Tara Brewer
 

Miss North Central Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A1)
Madison Oswalt
Age: 16
Talent: Vocal
Platform: Volunteer With a Purpose
Hometown: Harrison
Parents: Ryan & Laurie Oswalt
     
     


Miss North Little Rock Outstanding Teen
(A8)
Hayley Anna Scott
Age: 17
Talent: Vocal
Platform: Do Your Part: Support the Arts
Hometown: North Little Rock
Parents: Holly & Ed Scott
 

Miss Northeast Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(B30)
Hannah Oliver
Age: 17
Talent: Tap
Platform: Multiple Sclerosis:
Taking Steps Toward a Cure
Hometown: Stuttgart
Parents: Lane & Erin Oliver
     
     


Miss Northwest Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(B34)
Kendall Yarbrough
Age: 15
Talent: Acro - Dance
Platform: Volunteering and Making a Difference
Hometown: Bentonville
Parents: Kimberly Yarbrough & Brian Yarbrough
 

Miss Ouachita River Outstanding Teen
(B36)
Gracie Stover
Age: 17
Talent: Tap
Platform: Survive: Don't Text & Drive
Hometown: Little Rock
Parents: Mike & Laura Stover
     
     


Miss Petit Jean Valley Outstanding Teen
(A18)
Aubrey Elizabeth Reed
Age: 15
Talent: Character Jazz Dance
Platform: STAR: Empowering America's Youth
Hometown: Russellville
Parents: Michael & Paula Swindle
 

Miss River Delta Outstanding Teen
(B24)
Ellie Stafford
Age: 16
Talent: Lyrical Dance
Platform: Make A Wish
Hometown: Jonesboro
Parents: Trey & Jenna Stafford
     
     


Miss South Central Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A2)
Reagan Hammonds
Age: 17
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform: Building Homes, Building Futures
Hometown: Benton
Parents: Tim & Charlotte Hammonds
 

Miss Southeast Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A5)
MaKenna Greer
Age: 15
Talent: Vocal
Platform: American Cancer Society:
Find an End to The Struggle
Hometown: El Dorado
Parents: Matthew & Blanche Greer
     
     


Miss Southwest Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A3)
Kennedy Hope Kuykendall
Age: 17
Talent: Jazz Dance
Platform:
#Team HOPE: Helping Others through Physical Education
Hometown: Magnolia
Parents: Tara Hutchinson & Kyle Kuykendall
 

Miss Spirit of Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A11)
Taryn Bewley
Age: 16
Talent: Tap
Platform: Reading Matters
Hometown: Conway
Parents: Terry & Allyson Bewley
     
     


Miss Sweetheart of Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(A13)
Marybeth Byrd
Age: 14
Talent: Vocal
Platform: Stranger Danger: Be Smart, Cool, and Safe!
Hometown: Blytheville
Parents: Kevin & Laurie Byrd
 

Miss Texarkana Twin Rivers Outstanding Teen
(B29)
Scarlett Leeper
Age: 16
Talent: Vocal / Guitar
Platform:
Respecting Our Elders with an Emphasis on Musical Therapy
Hometown: Texarkana
Parents: Jason & Gina Leeper
     
     


Miss Western Arkansas Outstanding Teen
(B21)
Lauren Woolsey
Age: 16
Talent: Vocal
Platform: Take a Stand, Don't Tan!
Hometown: Ozark
Parents: Robert & Elizabeth Woolsey
 

Miss White River Outstanding Teen
(B25)
Kyla Soden
Age: 17
Talent: Tap
Platform: Mentoring to Make a Difference
Hometown: Cabot
Parents: Mike & Donya Soden