Jan 30, 2010

Miss Virginia Caressa Cameron has won the 2010 Miss America title after strutting in a yellow dress, belting Beyonce's "Listen" from "Dreamgirls" and telling kids they should get outside more often.

Cameron won a $50,000 scholarship and the crown in Las Vegas after a Saturday night pageant that started with 53 contestants.

Cameron, a 22-year-old from Fredericksburg, Va., outlasted her opponents in swimsuit, evening gown, talent and interview competitions.

Miss California Kristy Cavinder was the first runner-up, winning $25,000.

Cameron is a broadcast journalism student at Virginia Commonwealth University, and wants to become an anchor. Miss Louisiana was the thrid runner-up and Miss Kentucky was fourth runner-up. source

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  1. For fans of Caressa Cameron, Miss America 2010, she will be getting married on Sunday, December 2nd. The public will be able to see a live photo stream of her wedding beginning at 7:30pm EST at http://ourphotoopp.com/caressa The event also doubles as a fundraiser for AIDS United.