More than 800 people filled the ballroom at the Royal Sonesta for the recent 47th annual Miss Chinatown Houston 2017 pageant. Nine area women, ages 17-25, competed for the crown, scholarships and the chance to compete in the Miss Chinatown USA Pageant in 2018.
In the end, the crown went to Janet Chen, a Clements High School graduate who will be attending University of Texas at Austin this fall. First Princess (first place)went to Kelly Yang, also a Clements High grad who is attending Stephen F. Austin University; Second Princess (second place) to Serena Yang, who attends to Texas A&M University; and Laura Anna Gui McReynolds, who will attend Lone Star College, was named Miss Talent.
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