Fisher set to compete at pageant
Ashley Fisher, De Soto, was selected to participate in the 2008 Miss Kansas USA Pageant this weekend in Lawrence.
Fisher will be competing as Miss Johnson County and will compete in swimsuit, evening gown and interview competitions.
Fisher, the daughter of Tim and Stacey Fisher, graduated from De Soto High School in 2006. She attended Baker University from 2006-07 and was a member of the Baker Orange Girl dance team, Delta Delta Delta Sorority, and was named to the Dean's Honor Roll. She is attending Kansas University for the spring semester. She is a criminal justice major and plans to attend KU Law School after college. She is currently a model for Career Images.
The pageant has two age divisions, and the winners will go on to represent the state in the 2008 Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Pageant. Miss USA goes on to compete in the Miss University Pageant. Miss USA and Miss Universe are scheduled to be televised on NBC. The Miss USA Pageant system stresses good morals, physical fitness, communication skills, social awareness and community involvement.