Raeleigh Belle Brown, 3, competed in Our Diamond Miss National pageant in Chickasha, Okla., from July 14-18. During this event, contestants are judged on facial beauty, modeling, personality and overall appearance. Contestants compete on stage by themselves in categories such as beauty; red, white and blue wear; casual wear; holiday hoopla; fictional character; and talent. Contestants also compete in photogenic, portfolio, sweepstakes and the Diamond Girl competition. Brown was crowned National Our Diamond Miss 2nd runner up sweepstakes, 1st place holiday hoopla, 2nd place Americana, Tiny Miss Photogenic, Tiny Miss Top 5 talent with a 4th runner up finish, Tiny Miss Top 5 modeling with a 3rd runner up finish and Overall Portfolio. Once crowned, queens reign for the year doing special appearances. Brown is the daughter of Brett and Rachael Brown, of Exeter. To find out more about Our Diamond Miss Pageants, people may visit the systemís page on Facebook or visit www.ourdiamondmisspageants.com. Contributed photo
Raeleigh Belle Brown, 3, competed in Our Diamond Miss National pageant in Chickasha, Okla., from July 14-18.