Miss Arkansas, Savvy Shields, Crowned Miss America 2017
Miss Arkansas Savvy Shields was crowned Miss America 2017 on Sunday night after wowing judges with her jazz routine and her answer to a question about presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. The 21-year-old is a Fayetteville native and a student at the ...
First Miss America crowned 95 years ago this week
Every year, a select group of accomplished, beautiful young women vie for the Miss America title. It's a crowning achievement (pun intended). The winner is an ambassador for the nation, a role model, an honored guest at everything from the White House ...
Miss Teen USA Drops Swimsuit Competition
The Miss Teen USA pageant is eliminating the swimsuit portion of its competition, opting to judge contestants in athletic wear instead, a spokesperson for the organization told TheWrap. The transition to athletic wear will focus more on the physical ...
Phil Silvers: the comedy genius who was Sergeant Bilko
He was married and divorced twice, to Jo-Carroll Dennison (1945-1950) and Evelyn Patrick (1956-1966). Dennison, a former Miss America, said Silvers was a betting addict: "We never lived expensively, or travelled, because he gambled everything away.