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The Dublin Peanut Festival pageant was held on Saturday night at Dublin Elementary School. Miss Hailey Elizabeth Hudson, a 17-year-old senior at East Bladen High school was crowned the new Dublin Peanut Festival Queen. She received a $1,500 scholarship from the Dublin Peanut Festival committee. She is a straight A student and on the Varsity Cheer squad for East Bladen High School.

Update: Dublin Peanut Festival Canceled due to Hurricane Florence according to Jade Carter, one of the event organizers.



















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