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Miss Fort Worth is the New Miss Texas 2015

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    Miss Fort Worth is the New Miss Texas 2015
    Ellen Bryan, NBC 5 News
    Miss Fort Worth Shannon Sanderford (left) answering questions at the Miss Texas 2015 pageant.

    The new Miss Texas is Miss Fort Worth. Late Saturday, Shannon Sanderford was crowned the new Miss Texas at the Eisemann Center in Richardson.

    Sanderford is 23-years-old. Her hometown is Coppell. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma where she majored in Journalism and Advertising with a Minor in English Writing.

    Her talent is Pop Vocal. In the pageant directory, she lists her hobbies as shoe shopping, stick-n-bake cookie backing, blogging, travel and discovering new words.

    Sanderford will compete in the Miss America Pageant in September in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

    The Top 5 contestants were from North Texas:

    Miss Texas 2015: Miss Fort Worth

    1st Runner-Up: Miss Park Cities Madison Adams

    2nd Runner-Up: Miss Richardson Jessica N. Barrera

    3rd Runner-Up: Miss Dallas Madison Fuller

    4th Runner-Up: Miss DFW Devin Kerns

    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 7:00-9:00 p.m. The program will also stream simultaneously on NBCDFW.com.