Hollins University grad wins Miss Virginia pageant

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) – A Hollins University graduate has won the Miss Virginia Pageant.

The Roanoke Times reports that Cecili Weber, who competed as Miss Arlington, won the competition Saturday.

She will go on to compete at the Miss America Pageant in September.

Weber graduated from Hollins this year with a degree in communications studies, and is originally from Ohio. She will receive a $20,000 scholarship. The pageant gave away more than $65,000 in scholarships to women who participated in the event.

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