2009 Miss Georgia Winner Crowned

By Andrew Wittenberg  - bio | email | Twitter

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A new Miss Georgia was crowned Saturday night at the Columbus RiverCenter.

Miss Capital City Kristina Higgins took top honors.

Higgins, 24, a 2008 graduate of Georgia College and State University has a degree in special education.

Miss Cobb County Emily Cook was 1st Runner-Up.

Kristina Higgins is scheduled to appear on News Leader Nine at 6:00 on Sunday Night.  Be sure to stay tuned for the latest!