Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died
Miss America will be crowned for the first time at a tribal casino in Connecticut. It’s just one of many changes to the venerable contest, which began in Atlantic City, New Jersey, in 1921 as a way to extend the summer season. The competition, dubbed Miss America 2.0, has recently undergone new leadership and a new direction. Fifty-one women, from...