Winners of the 2018 Miss Arlington Scholarship Pageant & Miss Arlington’s Outstanding Teen Pageant that took place at Swanson Middle School in Arlington on Dec. 9 are (from left) Emili McPhail, a senior at Hollins University in Roanoke, Va., was crowned Miss Arlington. McPhail’s community service platform is Ending Hunger in the U.S. Morgan Rhudy, a sophomore at James River High School at the Center for Leadership and International Relations in Midlothian, Va., was crowned Miss Arlington’s Outstanding Teen. Rhudy started a nonprofit called Girl Power Grants in 2015 that encourages girls to give back to nonprofits in central Virginia. See www.missarlington.com.
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