Contestants Gather in Lakeland for Miss Florida Competition

LkldNow’s weekly newsletter, emailed on Thursday, included incorrect information for the Miss Florida Scholarship Competition, which takes place this week at the RP Funding Center. Here is the correct information: The preliminaries took place Thursday evening. Miss Florida’s Outstanding Teen Preliminaries take place tonight (Friday) at 7 p.m. The finals for both Miss Florida’s Outstanding Teen Pageant and the Miss Florida Scholarship Competition take place on Saturday at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m, respectively. Tickets are $56 for preliminaries and a single $108 ticket for both finals. | LINKS: Fox 13 News preview | Miss Florida | RP Funding event info | Watch live ($18-$20 per event)