The 2016 Miss Nevada USA and Miss Nevada Teen USA pageant took place last night at the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall on the University of Nevada, Las Vegas campus (Pictured: Emelina Adams of Henderson is crowned as the new 2016 Miss Nevada USA – Photo credit: Georgina Vaughan).
Photo credit: Georgina Vaughan.
Emelina Adams of Henderson was crowned Miss Nevada USA 2016 and Carissa Morrow of Seven Hills was crowned Miss Nevada Teen USA 2016, respectively.
The two new beauty queens were crowned by the previous titleholders, Miss Nevada USA 2015 Brittany McGowan and Miss Nevada Teen USA 2015 Geovanna Hilton. The pageant featured more than 50 contestants who competed in swimsuit, evening gown and interview. In the end, Adams and Morrow were the judges’ picks.
To learn more about Miss Nevada USA, visit www.MissNevadaUSA.com. Follow Miss Nevada USA and Miss Nevada Teen USA on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RealMissNVusa and www.twitter.com/RealMissNVTeen; or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MissNevadaUSA and www.facebook.com/MissNevadaTeenUSA.