Brittany Costello, 11, of Clinton, was crowned Jr. Miss Clinton County after performing a piano solo as her talent. She attends Lyons Middle School and adopted a platform of “E.R.A. = Everyday random acts of kindness — pass it on.” First runner-up was Corynna Hugunin, 11, of Clinton.
The Lil’ Miss Clinton County crown was given to 7-year-old Malana Mohr, of Wheatland. Lil’ Miss Contestant Aurora Howard, 5, of Clinton, also received a People’s Choice award.