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January 21st, 2013

Home Crowd Cheers Audibert

by Christopher O'Brien

By Chris O’Brien
Fans watch hometowner Emily Audibert compete for Miss America

Wolcott’s own Miss Connecticut, Emily Audibert had her place in the national spotlight as she competed in the Miss America pageant. Forty energetic and enthusiastic friends and family accompanied her to Las Vegas while hundreds of townspeople rooted her on from home. Dozens of friends gathered at the WALC center to watch the pageant on a large screen TV.

Emily Audibert | source: FacebookAudibert and 52 other contestants navigated the competition’s fitness, evening gown, talent and interview portions of the competition when the finalists were narrowed down to sixteen finalists.

At the WALC center, a cheer started to erupt as

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July 2nd, 2012

Miss Wolcott Crowned as Miss Connecticut

by Christopher O'Brien

By Ann DeMatteo, New Haven Register

Credit: Miss CT Scholarship Organization

NEW LONDON – Emily Audibert of Wolcott is the new Miss Connecticut.

Audibert, the former Miss Wolcott, earned a $5,000 scholarship and will represent Connecticut at Miss America in Las Vegas in January.

The 84th annual Miss Connecticut Scholarship Pageant got off to an exciting start with 20 young women advancing to the top 10 in the Outstanding Teen and Miss categories.

With a full house at the Garde Arts Center, families cheered on contestants as their names were called to take part in the finals competition for Miss Connecticut 2012 and Miss Connecticut’s Outstanding Teen 2012. “Who do you think is going to take the crown home tonight?” emcee Rachel Frank of Fox 61 asked, while a loud, inaudible response roared from the audience.

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Read more about Emily Audibert’s performance and reaction to being crowned HERE.