Corydon girl named National American Miss Indiana
A Corydon girl who qualified this spring as a state finalist in a pageant was named 2020 National American Miss Indiana.
Hadley Ray McNulty earned the title through scored events. Now, she will attend the national pageant in Orlando, Fla., during Thanksgiving week, representing Indiana.
Hadley attends Corydon Elementary School and is the daughter of Thomas and Megan McNulty. Her activities include arts and crafts, dancing, swimming, playing with her puppy and playing video games with her older brother, Gavin.
As a community service project, Hadley walks dogs at the Harrison County Animal Control Facility and colors pictures for those in need of a smile.
Last summer, she was named Little Miss at the Harrison County Fair. She was chosen as 2020 Miss Indiana Princess and is an ambassador for children with hair loss.
National American Miss is dedicated to celebrating America’s greatness and encouraging its future leaders. Each year, the pageant awards thousands of dollars in cash and prizes to recognize and assist in the development of girls nationwide. National American Miss is dedicated to developing the success of young women across the nation with a program that is designed to be age appropriate and family oriented for girls ages 4 to 20 in six different age divisions.
The pageant program is based on inner beauty as well as poise and presentation. Emphasis is placed on the importance of gaining self-confidence, learning new skills, learning good attitudes about competition and setting and achieving personal goals.