CHADRON, Neb. – Peru State College junior Kaelia Nelson won the title of Miss Chadron 2018 at the Annual Miss Chadron and Outstanding Teen Pageant.
Nelson, studying elementary education, K-12 special education and coaching at PSC, says, “I was blessed to win the Miss Chadron Outstanding Teen 2011 pageant, which was my very first pageant. Now I feel honored to be back and able to represent Chadron once again in the Miss Division.”
The Alliance, Neb. native was awarded $200 in cash scholarships and will compete to become Miss Nebraska 2018, the state’s official representative at the Miss America Organization pageant.
She is also a member of the Bobcats’ cheerleading squad. Her parents are Mark and Shardel Nelson, also of Alliance.