NO. R-336. JOINT RESOLUTION CONGRATULATING THE WINNERS OF THE 2000 MISS VERMONT NATIONAL TEEN CONTEST.
Offered by: Representatives Houston of Ferrisburgh, McGrath of Ferrisburgh and Rivero of Milton.
Whereas, the Miss Vermont National Teen contest encourages young women to demonstrate their talents in a variety of categories, and
Whereas, the Miss Vermont National Teen contest showcases the competitors academic accomplishments, public speaking skills and records of community service, and
Whereas, the young women participants must also present themselves well in an interview and show great poise throughout the competitive process, and
Whereas, after a grueling process, entailing multiple phases, Rachel Cobb was crowned Miss Vermont National Teen 2000 in the senior division, and
Whereas, Keri Raymond was awarded the comparable title in the junior division, and
Whereas, both of these contestants are students at Vergennes High School, and
Whereas, they will each be representing Vermont at the Miss National Teen competition to be held in Nashville on August 1-8, and
Whereas, an important duty of the Miss Vermont National Teen winners will be to speak to young persons across the state, inspiring them to set and accomplish their own personal goals, and
Whereas, both Rachel Cobb and Keri Raymond will serve as outstanding role models for teenagers across Vermont, now therefore be it
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives:
That the General Assembly congratulates Rachel Cobb and Keri Raymond on being designated Miss Vermont National Teen 2000 in their respective age categories, and wishes them good luck as they proceed to the finals of the Miss National Teen contest to be held from August 1-8 in Nashville, Tennessee, and be it further
Resolved: That the Secretary of State be directed to send a copy of this resolution to Rachel Cobb and Keri Raymond at Vergennes Union High School.