• UVM student crowned Miss Vermont
    June 24,2013
    • Email Article
    •  Print Article
    UVM student wins Miss Vermont

    SOUTH BURLINGTON A 22-year-old University of Vermont student has been crowned Miss Vermont.

    Jeanelle Achee of Rochester won the 2013 title Saturday night in a competition at South Burlington High School.

    For her win, Achee receives more than $9,000 in scholarships and $12,000 in prizes. She also gets the opportunity to compete for the Miss America title in Atlantic City, N.J., in September.

    During her year as Miss Vermont, Achee will travel across the state advocating for victims of sexual violence and promoting healthy relationships.
    • Email Article
    •  Print Article
    MORE IN This Just In
    KABUL, Afghanistan Confusion reigned in the wake of the deadly bombing Saturday of a hospital... Full Story
    Bombing at Afghan clinic kills at least 19
    SPRINGFIELD A fast-moving fire destroyed a freestanding two-bay garage on 432 South St. Full Story
    It will be a busy week in gubernatorial politics with two candidates holding formal campaign... Full Story
    More Articles