Miss Greene County
Miss Tennessee Preliminary Winners-Night 1
WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn.-The first night of preliminary competition for the Miss Tennessee got underway, Wednesday evening at the Carl Perkins Civic Center.
There were winner's in both talent and swimsuit portion of the competition and the swimsuit winner was Miss Greene County Sarah Stokely. This element of the competition is to judge the women's physical fitness.
In the talent competition, Miss Knoxville Rachael Turner walked away Wednesday night's winner. The talent portion is what sets the Miss America Scholarship Pageant apart from other beauty pageants.
The talent competition makes up the largest portion of the girl's score.
Stay with WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News and wbbjtv.com for the list of preliminary winners throughout the week.
The new Miss Tennessee will be crowned Saturday night.