Amanda Debus of Middletown, Miss First State, was named Miss Delaware during the 2016 Miss Delaware Pageant at Dover Downs on Saturday June 11. Debus becomes the first winner of Miss Delaware’s Outstanding Teen to become Miss Delaware. She was Miss Delaware’s Outstanding Teen in 2009.
Her talent is contemporary ballet and her platform is ALL-AWARE, allergy awareness. She now begins preparation for Miss America in September.
The Miss Delaware Scholarship Organization is celebrating is 75th anniversary this year.