HAGERSTOWN, Maryland — Destiny Clark has won the Miss Maryland pageant and will compete for the crown of Miss America in September.
The Herald-Mail of Hagerstown reports (http://bit.ly/1BMMYvE ) that the 23-year-old from Gaithersburg represented Anne Arundel County in the competition Saturday night in Hagerstown. She will receive a $10,000 scholarship, full tuition to Dale Carnegie training, a fox fur coat valued at $4,800 and other gifts.
Miss Charm of the Chesapeake Paige Dutrow was runner-up.
Clark's platform was "Forge Your Own Destiny: The Importance of Self-Discovery and Mentorship for Our Youth."
The Miss America pageant will be held Sept. 13 in Atlantic City, New Jersey