Christina Denny has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete for the crown of Miss America in September.
The Miss Maryland and Miss Maryland Outstanding Teen competitions are underway in Hagerstown.
A beauty queen gives back her crown after controversy surrounding a porn site.
Joanna Guy has been crowned Miss Maryland and will represent the state in the Miss America pageant next year.
Congratulations to Miss Maryland. Nana Meriwether, 27, was the first runner-up in Sunday night’s Miss USA pageant.
Miss Maryland would continue to be crowned in Hagerstown for another five years under a new contract.
Twenty-three young women are competing in Hagerstown for the title of Miss Maryland and a shot at becoming Miss America.
Just eight contestants are left in the running at the Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas after the swimsuit
competition, including Miss Maryland contestant Allyn Rose.