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South Kitsap girl named first runner-up at pageant

Emily Houston (right) receives a bouquet of roses from Miss Seattle 2013 Delia Lubanovici after she was named first runner-up at the Miss Miss Seattle Scholarship Pageant. - Photo by Desiree Houston
Emily Houston (right) receives a bouquet of roses from Miss Seattle 2013 Delia Lubanovici after she was named first runner-up at the Miss Miss Seattle Scholarship Pageant.
— image credit: Photo by Desiree Houston

Emily Houston was named first runner-up in the teen division at the Miss Seattle Scholarship Pageant held Nov. 17 in Renton at the Ikea Performing Arts Center.

It was a preliminary pageant for the Miss Washington Outstanding Teen Pageant scheduled for May.

Houston, a sophomore at South Kitsap High School, also won the People's Choice Award. During the pageant, she earned $850 for her scholarship account.

Hailey Sturgill of Bellevue was named Miss Seattle Teen and Kimball Gainor of Bellingham was crowned Miss Seattle for 2014.

 

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