Miss Mississippi crowned

WMC-TV) - A new Miss Mississippi has been crowned.

Chelsea Rick, Miss Amory Railroad Festival, earned the title last night. Rick competed at Miss Mississippi for five years and just completed her first year of Medical School at William Carey College of Medicine. Rick took top honors in the talent and swimwear competition.

"All of my hard work has finally come to fruition and this dream has been realized, and it just makes me that much more confident that anyone who envisions something for their future can achieve it with hard work" stated Rick.

Rick now heads to Atlantic City to represent Mississippi in the Miss America competition.

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