Miss Teen Rose Hill Caitlin Taylor looks about her group of competitors as contenstants in the Miss Teen Kansas pageant gather for a group photo by the pool at the Holidome Friday afternoon. Both contestants for the Miss Teen and Miss Kansas pageant will be in town this weekend in preparation for Sunday's competition.
Competitors in the Miss Kansas pageant primp and check out the competition by the pool as they wait to be photographed in their swimsuits Friday afternoon at the Holidome.
Miss Kansas competitors gather for their individual photographs Friday afternoon at the Holidome.
Miss Wooded Hills Grace Zentz, Overland Park, laughs as she waits for her individua portrait near the pool Friday afternoon at the Holidome.
Miss Garden City, Megan Price gets help putting on fake eye lashes from Miss Lenexa, Ashley Ruzick Saturday night before the pageant. Saturday night's pageant feature evening wear and the swim suit competition. Tonight at 7:00PM the crowning of Miss. Kansas will take place at the Lied Center.
Miss Kansas contestants preform an opening dance for the Miss Kansas pageant Saturday night at the Lied Center. Girls from all across Kansas will be competing for the crown tonight at the Lied Center.
Danielle Reazin,top helps Jennifer Selenke fix her hair before the start of the pageant Saturday night. Saturday night's pageant featured the swim suit competition and evening wear. Tonight at the Lied Center the girls will be fighting for the title of Miss Kansas and Miss teen Kansas.
Miss Johnson County Teen, Katelyn Bowman,left, Miss Lakin Teen, Eryka Stabel, Miss Leawood Teen, Summer Bills and Miss Lenexa Teen, Jaymie Stokes wait before they head back stage for the evening wear competition. Girls from all across Kansas will be competing for the crown tonight at the Lied Center at 7:00 PM.
Girls competing for Miss Kansas Teen line up so the judges can take one last look in their swim wear. Girls from all across Kansas will be competing for the crown Sunday night at the Lied Center.
Miss. Shawnee, Rachel Sparks gets ready before the pageant along with a dozen other girls in their changing room Saturday night. Saturday night's Pageant featured swim suits and evening wear. The crowning will take place tonight 7:00PM at the Lied Center.
Miss Garden City, Megan Price helps Miss Rose Hill, Brooke Pope put on her sash before the start of the pageant Saturday night. Girls across Kansas will be competing for the crown tonight at the Lied Center.
Miss Wildcat Country, Nicole Rosencutter waits to make her entrance on stage as Miss Wichita, Danielle Reazin walks off stage at the Miss Kansas pageant Saturday night. The pageant is being held at the Lied center and the crowning will take place today at 7:00PM.
Cara Gorges, Clearwater (left), and Jaymie Stokes, Lenexa, were crowned Miss Kansas USA and Miss Kansas Teen USA, respectively. Sunday's pageant concluded a weekend of competition, which included swimsuit, evening gown, and interview segments Sunday night.
Jaymie Stokes, Lenexa, tries to hold back her emotions after being crowned Miss Kansas Teen USA 2007.
Cara Gorges, Clearwater, reacts is crowned Miss Kansas 2007. Gorges beat out four other finalists, from a field of 41 Miss Kansas competitors, to claim the title.