Miss Delta State University 2017 was crowned Oct. 27 in the Bologna Performing Arts Center on campus. Hannah Leflore, a junior speech and hearing sciences major from Greenwood will represent Delta State at the Miss Mississippi Pageant in 2017.
Leflore sang “Mississippi” by Daniel Nail for the talent portion of the competition. Her platform is “Using Music to Teach.” In the upcoming months, she will be busy visiting different local and state schools promoting her platform.
Contestants at the pageant competed in five categories: private interview, evening gown, swimsuit, talent and on-stage question.
The Miss Delta State University Pageant is produced by the University Pageant Board and sponsored by the Student Government Association.