Photos of the Year: 2016 Winners: POY: Runner Up: 2017_poy_12_02_27

POY: Runner UpMadeline Gray, North State Journal Miss Cabarrus County Melanie Robinson adjusts her hair as the 2016 Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant contestants rehearse for the preliminary competition at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh.

POY: Runner Up

Madeline Gray, North State Journal

Miss Cabarrus County Melanie Robinson adjusts her hair as the 2016 Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant contestants rehearse for the preliminary competition at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh.