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Angela Cole crowned Miss Pequot Lakes

Pequot Lakes High School junior Angela Cole was crowned Miss Pequot Lakes onFriday, April 5, in the high school auditorium.

Cheyenne Wilson, a senior, was crowned princess. Malyssa Engren, a junior,was chosen Miss Congeniality.

Fourth-grade escorts are Katie Nelson, queen escort; Leah Johnson, princessescort; and Megan Buffington, Miss Congeniality escort.

Other contestants were juniors Sarah Rudlang and Madison Davis-Biessener.Their escorts were fourth-graders Maliah Carlson and Jackalyn Fox.

All contestants and escorts, along with 2012 royalty, danced an openingnumber to a music montage from the movie ³Pitch Perfect.²

The competition included casual conversation where contestants answered twoquestions each ‹ one they had previously chosen and another surprisequestion; talent; and evening gown. Contestants had earlier personalinterviews with the judges.

The 2013 royalty will represent Pequot Lakes at parades and festivities, andthey will receive scholarships upon successful completion of their firstsemester of higher education.

The 2012 royalty included queen Jeannette Watt and her escort, Alexa Fyle;princess Josie Nistler and her escort, Mariah Beavers; and Miss CongenialityKim Jessen and her escort, Mariah Rickard.

Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.