The Thursday preliminary competition at the Missouri Missouri and Miss Missouri Outstanding Teen Pageants were dominated by St. Charles and Metro St. Louis.
The judges chose St. Charles Outstanding Teen Faith Moise as the Rookie Evening Gown and onstage question winner. The overall winner was Metro St. Louis’ Outstanding Teen Abbie Mueller.
In the Miss Missouri Talent portion, Miss St. Charles Ashley Perry took the honor and the overall talent award went to Miss Metro St. Louis Simone Esters.
Competition will continue tomorrow [Friday] with the crowning of Missouri’s new Outstanding Teen.