By John Denny

Observer Reporter

(Charlestown, Nevis) – On Sunday, rain failed to thwart a huge crowd that turned out to see the crowning of Miss Culture 2008.


It was a very close race, but Tanisha Hendrickson, representing Carib Breweries, took the crown with a total of 1,178 points.

Second place fell to Shanyra Richardson who trailed Hendrickson by only two points.


Miss Hendrickson also won best interview, best swimwear in both the one piece and two piece competition and was voted Miss Photogenic.


Best evening wear went to Miss Richardson while Shamilla Wilkinson took trophies for Best Ambassadorial and Best Cultural appearal.

Roslyn Berkley won the trophy for Best Promotional Speech.