LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A University of Kentucky student won the
Miss Kentucky pageant on last night at the Singletary Center for
Kaitlynne Postel, 20, of Lexington, beat out 29 other
contestants for the right to compete in the 2008 Miss America
Postel won an $8,000 scholarship and will be the spokeswoman for
the "No Ifs, Ands or Buts" program for the state Department of
Postel is studying communication disorders at Kentucky and
gained entry into the contest by being named Miss Monticello.
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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