The first round of competition in the Miss Louisiana Pageant begins tonight.
This is a preliminary to the Miss America Pageant to be held in January. This is the largest scholarship pageant for young women in the world.
All of these women are hoping to succeed Jaden Leach of West Monroe, Miss Louisiana 2013. You can see the pageant right here on KLAX-TV Saturday night from 8 to 10.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/25/14