The Miss Eagle Mountain Pageant was held Saturday night, March 16, at Frontier Middle School. Winners were selected from among 16 qualified and talented candidates. Miss Eagle Mountain 2019 is Roxanna Mortensen, 1st attendant Justice Reda, 2nd attendant Shalia Rokobuludrau. Miss Eagle Mountain’s Outstanding Teen 2019 is Rachel Mortensen, 1st attendant Mollie Eaton, 2nd attendant McKenna Mrozla. Little Miss 2019 winner is Gabbie Bingham. Roxanna and Rachel Mortensen are sisters.
Above: Little Miss Gabbie Bingham and Miss EM Roxanna Mortensen
Above: Woman of the Year was awarded to Lindsay Bills, owner of a local Eagle Mountain business, The Little Dress Up Shop.
Miss Eagle Mountain is a franchise of the Miss America Pageant. The Miss America Organization is one of the largest providers of scholarships to women in the world. Each year the organization offers millions in scholarships to its participants. Miss Eagle Mountain currently receives $2,000 and her 1st attendant receives $400 and her 2nd attendant receives $200. That does not include prizes. The Miss Eagle Mountain pageant strives to change lives and influence young women in our community. Our tradition for the past decade is empowering young women to achieve their personal and professional goals. We do this while providing a forum in which to express their opinions and talent. Our goals include helping young women pay for college and prepare for a career. We also provide an opportunity to gain additional life experience, working on issues of importance to society, enhancing ones personal and professional skills and developing performance-related and other talents.