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Year in Review for Keanna Whisenhunt


Wow! This year has gone by so fast! I couldn’t believe it when I was crowned 2011 Miss Texas Junior Teen Cover Girl. This has been such a blessing and a great opportunity. To start off my year, I attended the North Texas pageant in Dallas. I had a blast, hanging out with my sister queens and helping out at events. During my reign, I volunteered with the Children’s Hunger Fund and the San Antonio Food Bank, and walked for Cure Search for Children’s Cancer, and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Walk. I had the time of my life at Nationals during November in Anaheim, California. From the 70s party to the day at Disney, the fun never stopped. I reunited with friends and made many more. I was excited to return home with the title of National Cover Girl! I also attended Texas open calls in April. They were so much fun. First off I give thanks to God for blessing me with this opportunity. I want to thank the state directors, Steve and Kathleen Mayes, and the staff for creating such…

It's Been an Outstanding year for an Outstanding Rolemodel !

To everyone, WOW! Who would have guessed one year ago that I would become the 2011 Texas Jr. Teen! Not me ... Lol! It has been such an honor to represent our great state of Texas this past year.National American Miss has touched my life in so many ways, although winning was the highlight of my pageant weekend, I have gained so much more.I have had a blast meeting girls across the country, and met my lifelong sisters, partners in crime, my new BFF's Angelle, Samantha, and Mary-Grace. I have also conquered my fear of public speaking, grown in leadership by working side by side with the staff and choreographers, and learned that giving back to others is the greatest joy of all. I have been very busy this year volunteering with many charities, such asLight The Night Walk whereI helped raise over $100,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society,the Project Hero fundraiser where our community gave back to provide a home for a disabled veteran,baked and served cupcakes to eager young faces …