Escalante's only entry in the annual Miss Garfield County pageant, Linda Carr, won the coveted title. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Carr.

The winner accepted the crown from Sheila Syrett, who has held the title for the past year.Capturing first attendant honors was Alisha Hatch, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Hatch of Panguitch. The second attendant is Sherrie Mecham, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lowell Mecham of Tropic.

The new Miss Garfield won top honors in the talent competition with a piano solo. She studied piano for 18 years and played the flute seven years. She is a senior at Tennessee Temple University, studying to become an emergency room nurse.