Grace-ful wins for Miss Farmington contestants

Three former Miss Farmington contestants were on stage during Miss Sunrise Side, a Miss America preliminary pageant held November 11 in Lincoln, MI.

Miss Sunrise Side pageant winners
From left: Grace Murphy, Emily Birgy, Miss Sunrise Side 2017 Ashley Flowers, Grace Newlin and Jenna Holt. Photo by Amy Elisabeth Photography.

Miss Sunrise Side 2016 Kayla Pingel, crowned Miss Farmington in 2009, 2016 Miss Farmington Grace Murphy, and Grace Newlin, who was 2nd Runner Up in the 2012 Miss Farmington pageant, were all on stage during the event. Murphy was 4th Runner Up; Newlin won the talent competition and was 1st Runner Up.

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Both Newlin and Murphy are now eligible to compete in the 2018 Miss Lighthouse Coast pageant, held in Muskegon.

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