Paige McCoy was crowned Miss Minden during Saturday night's annual pageant.
McCoy is a 20-year-old sophomore at Louisiana State University – Shreveport majoring in secondary education with an emphasis in social studies. In addition to teaching, she also plans to be a cheerleading sponsor and coach.
Her platform is "Be the Match."
McCoy is the daughter of Rachel Roton and D. and Brian McCoy and will perform a jazz dance routine for the talent portion of competition.
Macey Colvin and Desiree Page were first and second runner-up respectively.