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Miss District of Columbia

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Miss DC Falls Short After Raising Cancer Awareness

Miss District of Columbia Allyn Rose has fallen short in her bid to become Miss America, despite successfully conveying a message about breast cancer prevention.

01/12/2013

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Miss America Contestant From Md. To Undergo Double Mastectomy

Win or lose Saturday, Miss America contestant Allyn Rose will have conveyed a message about breast cancer prevention using her primary tool as a beauty queen: her body.

01/11/2013

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University Of Maryland Student Wins Miss America Journalism Scholarship

Miss District of Columbia Ashley Boalch has been awarded the Miss America pageant’s first journalism scholarship in the name of late Associated Press writer John Curran.

01/15/2012