Since 1921, Mississippi has won the Miss America pageant four times.
- 1959- Mary Ann Mobley- Brandon, MS
- 1960- Lynda Mead- Natchez, MS
- 1980- Cheryl Prewitt- Ackerman, MS
- 1986- Susan Akin- Meridian, MS
Check out the Miss America complete list of winners here.
The reign of Miss America 2014, Nina Davuluri of New York is almost over and the next set of contestants all over the states will be heading out soon for the highly anticipated Miss America 2015 competition. The 88th Miss America Pageant is scheduled for September 14, 2014, Sunday and to be held at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
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