NBC 5 / KXAS-TV announced that it will air the 2015 Miss Texas Scholarship Competition on COZI-TV (Digital 5.2) Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The program will also stream simultaneously on NBCDFW.com.
The 2015 Miss Texas competition, presented by the Miss Texas Scholarship Foundation, will be held June 30 - July 4, 2015 at the Eisemann Center in Richardson, Texas. The finals and the crowning will be on July 4, 2015, and the COZI-TV program will be a delayed broadcast of this entertaining event.
This is the 80th crowning of Miss Texas. Over 100 participants from across the state will compete in various competitions including talent, swimsuit, interview, photogenic and a popular vote. Miss Texas awards over $1,000,000 in scholarships, awards and prizes annually to young Texas women.
"The Miss Texas organization produces a fantastic show," said Brian Hocker, NBC 5, Vice President, Programming. "We are thrilled to bring the production to TV and online for all of North Texas to enjoy."
The winner of the Miss Texas competition will compete in the Miss America competition and embarks on a 12-month speaking tour, a process requiring her to be dedicated, articulate and of good character. Texas has had three women win the title of Miss America.
COZI-TV can be seen on the NBC 5/KXAS-TV over the air digital channel 5.2. It is also currently available on Time Warner channel 1245, Charter – Fort Worth and Dallas/Park Cities 188, Verizon Fios 460, Grande 280, One Source 801, GEUS 126 and Suddenlink 128.