Anna Tadlock of Brandon was named Miss Mississippi 2009. Tadlock will represent Mississippi in the Miss America pageant.
Locals in the final round of competition included:
Miss Dixie — Corie Stanford of Saltillo, who was in last year’s top 10.
Miss Historic Crossroads — Chelsea Kaitlin Rick of Fulton.
Miss Mississippi State University — Sarah Beth James of Madison, who was in last year’s top 10.