- - after being crowned miss senior- universe 2018,- sherry strother was on-hand at- the hard rock - casino to crown two miss senior- usa hopefuls, - including miss senior - mississippi.- news 25's andrew scherer was at- the event to- speak with the contestants.
- - following a second place- finish in the miss senior usa - pageant, biloxi resident sherry- strother won the miss senior- universe pageant in las vegas - last- year.
- the former miss texas winner ha- competed in pageants her- entire life, and is honored to- wear the crown of miss senior - universe.
- strother: "its a culmination of my life, of years being involve- in the beauty - and fashion industry for over 3- years, and just being miss- senior universe, im still on- cloud 9, i can't believe it.'
- wearing her sash and crown- proudly, strother hosted- the crowning event of two miss- senior usa particpants for- 2019.
- miss super senior virginia was- crowned, who will be- participating in miss super - senior usa, the pageant for - women ages 75 and older.- and for the miss senior usa - pageant, the pageant for- women ages 60 to 74, barbara- travis of flowood,- mississippi was crowned miss- senior mississippi.
- travis:"the opportunity to represent women my age, and - encourage other - women, and support other women- through this type of- organization is - wonerful."
Scherer: "with many of the past pageant winners coming from the- south, event- organizers have proposed the- gulf coast as the site of the - miss universe pageant - in november."
Strother: "what better place to bring miss senior universe than- here.
We have - everything to offer, we have th- beautiful casinos, we have the- water, the food, the- hospitality, the people here ar- fabulous.
- while the miss senior usa - pageants will be held in las- vegas - this coming june, the hard rock- casino will have their eyes on- the - miss senior universe pageant- this november.- in biloxi, andrew scherer, news- 25.
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