~Laura Lee Lewis~
Miss Mississippi 2016!
Miss Turtle Creek - Anne Elizabeth Buys of Vicksburg was named first runner up and was awarded a $7,500 scholarship.
Miss Amory - Molly May of Houston was second and was awarded $5,000.
Miss Tombigbee - Holly Harrington of Tupelo was third and was awarded $2,500.
Miss Deep River - Mia Hall of Meridian was fourth and was awarded a $2,500 scholarship.
Platform: Mentoring Matters
Biography: Lewis attends Mississippi State University where she is studying education with an emphasis in mathematics and science. She is an Honors Scholar and is in the top 15 percent of her class. She was a Miss Mississippi Pageant Quality of Life finalist, a talent preliminary winner, 1st alternate and 2nd alternate, twice. She was crowned Miss Mississippi Outstanding Teen in 2009.