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The emcee for night is Lisa Smith, Executive Director of the Rome Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. The show will feature Miss Rome 2019, Cara Clements who was a non-finalist talent winner at the 2019 Miss Georgia Competition...

Miss Rome 2020


As a past active member of the Miss America Organization, as well as the reigning Miss Rome, Georgia 2019, Cara founded a social outreach campaign entitled “Be Your Own Beautiful,” which focuses on promoting positive mental health and the destigmatization of mental illness across the state of Georgia & across the country...

Celebrating Empowering

Pi Phis

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Clements said, “Being able to use my year as Miss Rome to continually advocate for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and CHOA has been amazing. This event was something I had been planning for quite some time, and seeing so many kids’ faces light up when I sang a song, danced, or gave out hugs was absolutely incredible. That’s what being Miss Rome is all about– making an impact in kids’ lives. “...

Miss Rome Brings Smiles to Kids at CHOA


Cara Clements was voted in the ninth spot for the Top 10 Miss Pageant Bodies of 2018. In this year's pageant, she showed off the hard work she's been putting in at the gym. With her pronounced collar bone and chiseled shoulders, she worked her way to the Top 10 list for this year! Her white two piece swimsuit would leave any contestant jealous! As an avid singer, she knows how important her fitness is to keep her performance strong. Singing on stage in front of hundreds is not for the weak at heart!

2019 Best Bodies in Pageantry


The Miss Starr’s Mill Pageant began in 2002 as a fundraiser for the drama department to help fund their shows. This is the second year math teacher Emily Willis has taken over leading and organizing the pageant since the retirement of former drama teacher David Spearman. The production was organized with the help of current drama teacher Andrew Snider, German and dance teacher Antonela Kljajic, and the Drama Booster Club parents...

Students Shine at 2017 Miss Starr's Mill Pageant


she developed a social outreach campaign and personal platform entitled “Be Your own Beautiful,” which shares the story of her personal health challenges and how Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals changed her life. In two years, she’s raised more than $3,000, and developed and hosted numerous social events to fundraise and advocate for the organization. Her iTunes podcasts discuss self-confidence, self-empowerment, and her personal outreach campaign, and she’s advocated at the Georgia Capitol for mental health awareness...

Cara Clements has a True Passion for Advocacy


Not including Saturday’s fundraiser, Clements said she has raised around $4,500 for the hospital. Clements has dressed up as Queen Elsa from the movie “Frozen” at the hospital and has also attended a patient prom there as well. Clements says she also does a lot with mental health, which is her platform...

Bagging for a Cause

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Miss Rome Organizes Princess Event

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“For me writing this was sort of a way to give a resource to people who may find it hard to reach out or find it hard to increase their own happiness,” Clements said. “I want people who do struggle to be able to get better and feel better because I know exactly how it feels to be in their shoes.”...

From the Stage to

the Page


Clements has spoken at the Georgia State Capital and even published her own book, “The Self-Care Journal: Mindful Journaling and Inspiration for Positivity and Joy.”

Clements first became interested in promoting mental health when she began competing in the Miss America Organization, which provides scholarships for contestants who advocate for philanthropies...

Freshman Publishes Mental Health Guidance Book


As first runner-up at the competition, Clements became eligible to participate in the Miss Georgia competition to be held near the middle of 2018. Now she begins her long process of preparing for Miss Georgia, which will include hours of rehearsals, organizing events and continuing to promote “Be Your Own Beautiful.” Her love for service and passion for competition are attributes that she hopes will serve well at Miss Georgia 2018...

Clements Qualifies for

Miss Georgia

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