Inspired by her 2-year-old cousin, the reigning Miss Minnesota, Danielle Hooper, will go to Menomonie High School's prom this weekend with Charlie Gainey, an 18-year-old junior who has Down syndrome.SEE ALSO: Target praised for using model with Down syndrome in adHooper, 20, is a junior at UW-Stout. ... More >>
The pageant has a strict "no fat chicks" policy.A beauty queen in Texas lost her title, according to Reuters, for a variety of infractions, including eating too many tacos.The 17-year-old Miss San Antonio, Domonique Ramirez, was initially stripped of her crown in late January, with pageant direct ... More >>
Paula PrestonThe crown is not foil-wrapped chocolate. Newly crowned Miss Minnesota Kathryn Knuttila is everything you want representing our state: the Detroit Lakes native is a junior at McNally Smith in piano performance and classical competition, is a tireless promoter of the Children's Miracle ... More >>
Free flapjacks for all tomorrow.
Beauty-contest comedy 'Little Miss Sunshine' comes in last
Playwright Lisa D'Amour organizes a mosquito beauty pageant
Lee Blessing embraces the wounded; Martin McDonagh parades the wretched
A stinging beauty-pageant satire set in Minnesota wins no prizes for congeniality