- Published on Sunday, 08 July 2012 20:29
- Written by Super User
The Pleasure Island Scholarship Pageant was held May 19, 2012. The new Miss Pleasure Island is Ariel Wortham. First runner up and Swimsuit Award was Jessica Becker, second runner up was Emori Bellamy and third runner up was Maria Serrano. In the other divisions, the Photogenic Award and Wee Miss Pleasure Island is Tenley Cooke, daughter of Heather and Roger Cooke and first runner up and Swimsuit Award was Imani Davis. Tiny Miss Pleasure Island is Katherine Hoefler, daughter of Kim and Tom Hoefler and first runner up, Photogenic Award and Swimsuit Winner was Taylor Dunlap. Mini Miss Pleasure Island, Photogenic Winner and Swimsuit Winner is Grace Gainey, daughter of Rebecca and Brett Gainey; first runner up and Overall Ticket Sales winner was Marissa Lewis and second runner up was Alayna Rhoad. Little Miss Pleasure Island and the winner of the Overall Ad Sales and the Overall Photogenic Award is Madeline Russell, daughter of Khristi and Todd Russell; first runner up was Clara Hicks; second runner up and the Swimsuit Award was Madalena Anderson; third runner up was Anna-Scott Davis. Grace Russell was crowned Junior Miss Pleasure Island and was also the winner of the Swimsuit Award, daughter of Khristi and Todd Russell; first runner up and Photogenic Award was Brooke Gruber and second runner up was Alyssa White. Teen Miss Pleasure Island, Photogenic Award and Swimsuit Winner is Cameron Corbett, daughter of Tiffany and Jimmy Brunson and first runner up and Overall Signature Votes winner was Brooke Renshaw. The pageant was a fundraiser for the Carolina & Kure Beach Chamber of Commerce/Special Events and the Federal Point Help Center. A scholarship for Miss Pleasure Island will be awarded.