Homecoming Pageant Winners

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Aug. 26—[EDITOR'S NOTE: This article has been corrected to include Maci Morris as the 2022 Little Miss Winner.]

The Laurel County Homecoming brings the Little Miss and Master pageant, with the Miss/Teen pageant winding down on Saturday night.

The Miss contestants were Victoria Brashear, Tori Sasser and Baylie McCreary. Sasser was crowned the 2022 Miss Laurel County Homecoming. She will receive a $7,500 in-kind scholarship from University of the Cumberlands and $1,000 scholarship from Pepsi-Cola.

Baylie McCreary was first runner up and will receive a $2,500 in-kind scholarship from University of the Cumberlands.

The contestants were judged in several categories. The Laurel County People's Choice award is determined by online voting at $1 per vote. The highest vote getter receives that award.

The winners were:

Parade Presentation: Victoria Brashear

Theme wear: Tori Sasser

Evening Gown: Tori Sasser

Interview: Tori Sasser

Congeniality Award: Baylie McCreary

Laurel County People's Choice: Tori Sasser

The Teen Contestants were Emma Gabbard, Kaylee Smith, Makayla Mastin and Sophia Milner.

Smith was selected as this year's Teen Laurel County Homecoming and will receive a $500 scholarship. Makayla Mastin was first runner up.

In individual judging, the winners were:

Parade Presentation: Emma Gabbard

Theme Wear: Makayla Mastin

Evening Gown: Kaylee Smith

Interview: Makayla Mastin

Congeniality Award: Sophia Milner

People's Choice: Makayla Mastin

In the Little Miss and Master Pageant, the winners were:

Infant Miss: Maelee Parker

Toddler Miss: Madilynn Hensley

Tiny Miss: Avery Morgan

Junior Master: Price Marlow

Princess: Reese Sivley

Little Miss: Maci Morris

Other awards were:

Formal Wear : Mylah Sharf (Little Miss)

Best Personality: Lyla Simpson (Infant Miss)

People's Choice: Everlee Sutherland (Infant Miss)

Best Hair: Avery Morgan (Tiny Miss)

Most Photogenic: Reese Sivley (Princess)