Local girls win national titles

On July 16, Jenna Kusch and Paige Prior, of Cambridge, both won National Titles in the Young American Miss International Pageant held in St. Louis.

Paige Prior and Jenna Kusch

Jenna competed in the ages 4 to 6 division and was crowned Little Miss and Paige competed in the Supreme Division and was crowned Royalty Supreme. Both girls were judged on an application/community service, photograph and patriotic wear of a red, white and blue outfit.

Jenna was sponsored by Next Best Thing to Mom Child Care, East Central Sanitation, Dr. Steve Schwarten, D.D.S., and Cambridge State Bank. She will be a first grader at Cambridge Primary School in the fall.

Paige was sponsored by Lighthouse Alarm and Security and Scottie and Son’s. She will be a sophomore at Cambridge-Isanti High School.

For more information on Young American Miss International, visit www.youngamericanmiss.com.