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Mexico, Mo. (KSDK) - Miss Springfield, Shelby Ringdahl was chosen as the new Miss Missouri Saturday evening at Missouri Military Academy.

Ringdahl will represent Missouri in the Miss America Pageant which will be held September 15 in Atlantic City.

The runners-up were Miss Jackson, Mary Bauer; Miss Metro St. Louis, Jillian Richardson; Miss Missouri State University, Erica Cain; Miss Boone County, Maiketa Brantley.

Ringdahl wins a $10,000 scholarship along with the crown.