UK Student Wins Miss Kentucky Crown

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A University of Kentucky student won the
Miss Kentucky pageant on last night at the Singletary Center for
the Arts.

Kaitlynne Postel of Lexington, beat out 29 other contestants for
the right to compete in the 2008 Miss America pageant.

Postel won an eight-thousand dollar scholarship and will be the
spokeswoman for the "No Ifs, Ands or Buts" program for the state
Department of Agriculture.

The 20-year-old Postel is studying communication disorders at
Kentucky and gained entry into the contest by being named Miss

Kasey Jo Bishop, of Falmouth, a student at Morehead State, was
first runner-up. Ean Whitney Cox of Lancaster, a student at Eastern
Kentucky University, was second runner-up.

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