Braea Tilford Wins Miss Kentucky USA 2018
Braea Tilford was crowned as Miss Kentucky USA 2018 on January 28, 2018. She succeeds Madelynne Myers as the new Miss Kentucky USA. She will now represent Kentucky at Miss USA 2018, wherein Kára McCullough of the District of Columbia will crown her successor as new Miss USA, who will then represent the United States of America at Miss Universe 2018.
During the same event, Jordan Crozier was crowned as Miss Kentucky Teen USA. She will now represent her state at Miss Teen USA 2018.
Kentucky has won the Miss USA title only once in the courtesy of Tara Conner, who was crowned as Miss USA 2006. Kentucky is not much successful at the Miss USA pageant. The state last placed at the said pageant in 2015 in the courtesy of Katie George, who was adjudged as Top 11 semi-finalist at Miss USA 2015.