UNION — On Thursday evening, Jennie Dean Allen was crowned Miss Sims 2013.
First runner-up was Mary Elizabeth Walker; second runner-up was Riley Shropshire; third runner-up was Mary Katherine Gibbs; and fourth runner-up was Jazmyne Boyd. The People’s Choice Award went to Kylie Gregory, who also won Miss Congeniality. Jennie Allen was the winner of the talent portion, and Allen tied with Riley Shropshire as winners of the interview portion.
The pageant also crowned a Mister Sims — voted on by the teachers — which was won by Caleb Vanderford.
The 18 contestants who participated in this year’s Miss Sims Pageant included Sydericka Jeter, Makayla Goode, Riley Shropshire, Termaya Bonham, Taylor Tipton, Mary Elizabeth Walker, Ashton Cody, Hannah Coffer, Mary Katherine Gibbs, Kaylee Davis, Lauren Brewington, Kylie Gregory, Alana Monroe, Jazmyne Boyd, Alexus Price, Jennie Allen, Caeli Kearse, and Berri Ayers.