Tusculum College’s Candace Babb is in Jackson this week for preliminary activities leading up to the crowning of a new Miss Tennessee on Saturday night.
Babb, who is at the scholarship pageant after winning Miss Greene County in the fall is competing for her third time in the statewide competition, having previously won qualifying competitions as Miss Knoxville and Miss Bristol. The Miss Tennessee pageant is a preliminary competition for the Miss America pageant.
The Miss Tennessee Pageant will be broadcast at 9 p.m. (ET) at www.eplustv6.com.
Babb is an elementary education major from Greeneville who graduated in May. She was an active student on campus, participating in the Student Alumni Association and the Mentors for Kids program. She used previous scholarship winnings to support her education at Tusculum College.