Winners crowned at Miss Georgia USA pageant in McDonough

From Staff Reports

Emanii Davis of Spalding County emerged victorious at the 2016 Miss Georgia USA Pageant, held Nov. 19-21 at the Henry County Performing Arts Center in McDonough. Davis is a senior at Valdosta State University.

2016 Miss Georgia USA Emanii Davis. Photo by Donald Warr

Miss Coastal Georgia Bentley Wright of Vidalia was named Miss Georgia Teen USA.

2016 Miss Georgia Teen USA Bentley Wright. Photo by Donald Warr

Contestants in the pageant participated in swimsuit, evening gown, and interview competitions. Davis will advance to the nationally televised Miss USA Pageant, and Wright will advance to the Miss Teen USA Pageant.