Brittany Howard, a local gal from Slaughters, Ky recently received the honor of being named Miss Rodeo USA 2017.This is the first time in the 51 year history of the pageant that a contestant from Kentucky has taken the crown.

Via Brittany Howard Miss Rodeo USA Facebook

Brittany is a graduate of Murray State University and calls Slaughters, Ky home.  She will now travel the United States to different rodeos.

We are super excited for Brittany and hope she has an incredibly blessed year!  Great Job Girl!