Kennedy Woods, 19, of Centralia, was crowned Miss Lewis County 2017 on Saturday at R.E. Bennett Elementary School Auditorium in Chehalis.

Woods, a student from Centralia College, sang a classical vocal rendition of "Via Dolorosa" for her talent and wore a long, bright red dress for the evening gown portion of the pageant.

Woods, a 2016 graduate of Centralia High School and owner of The Beehive Salon, noted that her platform for the pageant was promoting a positive body image.

First runner-up this year was Jennifer Swenson, a student from Centralia College.

(2) comments

Linda Brown Clark

CONGRATULATIONS KENNEDY!!! IT WAS A,WONDERFUL NIGHT! THANK YOU to everyone for your efforts!!!! Bailey Peters thank you for being such an example and an awesome Miss Lewis County 2015!!! Love you both!!!

Gitarlyx

I get to be the first one to congratulate you on your win for Miss Lewis County! Sorry we missed it. Have fun this year with all of your engagements.

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