Miss Oklahoma

Tulsa Kiwanis

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A 20-year-old broadcast journalism major has won the 2012 title of Miss Oklahoma.

Pageant spokeswoman Mollie Collins says Alicia Clifton — who competed as Miss Edmond LibertyFest — was crowned Saturday night. Collins says Clifton is a junior at the University of Oklahoma who emphasized a platform of "lifelong volunteerism." The Oklahoma City resident won a $16,000 scholarship.

Miss Oklahoma State Fair, 24-year-old Damaris Pierce, was the first-runner up. She won $7,000.

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Miss Frontier Country has won the talent competition in the second preliminary night of the 2012 Miss Oklahoma Pageant.

Veronica Wisniewski picked up a $1,000 scholarship Wednesday for her ballet performance en pointe to "Beethoven's Fifth." The 20-year-old Oklahoma City resident attends Oklahoma City Community College, and won the preliminary swimsuit competition Tuesday night.