Opelika council approves Miss America homecoming resolution

Opelika council approves Miss America homecoming resolution

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - Miss America is coming home to Opelika.

The Opelika City Council has approved a resolution to bring Opelika native Mallory Hagan home.

The 23-year-old beauty queen is also "Miss New York" since she lives there now.

Each council member would contribute $500 toward bringing the Opelika native to town May 16 for a homecoming celebration.

According to the economic development coordinator, the grand sum of $2,500 dollars is being asked to bring the beauty queen to town and would cover all of her expenses.

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