Originally Published: June 27, 2007 9:39 a.m.
Kirsten VanHorne, of Mayer, Ariz., has been chosen as a state finalist in the Nat iona l Amer ic a n Miss Arizona Pageant scheduled for July 13 - 15 at the Double Tree Resort in Scottsdale.
VanHorne is the daughter of Christina VanHorne. She attended Mayer Elementary's Challenge Program and was on the Principals List all year and received the Outstanding Student award. She was also part of Yavapai County's Math Challenge.