MERIDIAN, MS (WLOX) - Dreams came true for two Jackson County teenagers Saturday night. Katherine Elizabeth Thurber, West Jackson's County's Junior Miss, won the state Junior Miss title in Meridian.
16-year-old Katie Thurber will be a senior at Ocean Springs High. She will represent the state, in the National Junior Miss program next year.
This is the first time in many years a teen from Jackson County has won the state title.
The first runnerup is also a Jackson County resident. Rayne Harris represented Moss Point in the Junior Miss program. She will be a senior at Pascagoula High school.
To see a full list of 2010 winners, click HERE.