Photo Gallery: The 2018 Miss Mississippi Pageant Preliminary One

Published 11:42 pm Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The first preliminary night, out of three, of the 2018 Miss Mississippi Pageant opened this evening and concluded with Miss New South Tanner Fant being named the first preliminary winner in Talent and Miss Tupelo Asya Branch being named the first preliminary winner in Swimwear at the Vicksburg Convention Center. The pageant will resume Thursday at 7 p.m.

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About Courtland Wells

Courtland Wells is a staff photographer at The Vicksburg Post. He is a native of Tuscaloosa, Ala. and graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a bachelor’s degree in Photojournalism. Following graduation, he started at The Vicksburg Post in the fall of 2016. Courtland has won numerous awards through the Mississippi Associated Press Managing Editors and the Mississippi Press Association. His work has also been featured in the New York Times and Washington Post as well as other national publications. Courtland is a member of the Vicksburg Young Professionals.

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