GALLERY: Ivy Rogers takes crown at AHS’s Miss Memolusia Pageant

Published 1:00 pm Saturday, February 10, 2024

Editor’s Note: This article was written and provided to the Star-News by Andalusia High School senior Nataleigh Brown.

Andalusia senior Ivy Rogers was crowned Miss Memolusia 2024 at the Miss Memolusia Pageant on Feb. 3, 2024.

Ivy received a $2,500 scholarship provided by Thomas Hugghins in memory of his mother, Faye Patterson Hugghins, who was crowned Miss Memolusia in 1958. Ivy is the daughter of Scott and Tina Rogers. She was also named the 2024 Distinguished Young Woman of Covington County. She plans to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the fall to major in Biomedical Sciences and then pursue a career as a dermatologist. Ivy was crowned by the 2023 Miss Memolusia, Olivia Mikel.

First alternate, Alyssa Bozeman received a $1,000 scholarship provided by CCB Community Bank and First Baptist Church of Whatley. Second alternate, Anna Martin received a $500 scholarship provided by Covington Heavy Duty Parts. Third alternate, Ava Tomberlin received a $250 scholarship provided by Southern Independent Bank and also won the questionnaire portion of the pageant.

The eleventh grade beauties were Bailee Cowart and Ella Ward. Miss Photogenic was Ella Ward and Miss Congeniality was Graycie Sansom.

The tenth grade beauties were Jaidyn Berry and Trinité Bryant. Miss Photogenic was Taya Newton and Miss Congeniality was Mackenzie Sanford.

The ninth grade beauties were Madeline Jessie and Madi Everett. Miss Photogenic was Kaleah Gurley and Miss Congeniality was Annistyn Page.

Bella Ralls was crowned the 2024 Junior Miss Memolusia. She is the daughter of Glynn and Kim Ralls. Bella was crowned by the 2023 Junior Miss Memolusia, Madi Everett.

Eighth grade first alternate was Hannah Fleming, second alternate was Raeghen Curry, and third alternate was Sylvie King. Miss Photogenic was Brooklyn Townsend and Miss Congeniality was Hannah Fleming.

The seventh grade beauties were Alivia Butler and Cali Rae Dozier. Miss Photogenic was Chloe Jernigan and Miss Congeniality was Camilla Thompson.

The high school emcees were Gracie Grissom and Savannah Cotton. The high school escorts were Jack Lathrop, John Logan Long, Jackson Owen, James Milton Jackson, Brody Lee, and Brunson Wilson.

The junior high emcees were Nataleigh Brown and John Logan Long. The junior high escorts were Lamarion Crittenden, Brayden Ware, Cade Taylor, MJ Berry, and Tyson Smith.