National Pancake Day at IHOP
National Pancake Day was held on March 3 at IHOP restaurants throughout the nation in support of the Children’s Miracle Network, which is the national platform of the Miss America pageant. Miss Falcon Murphy Lee and Will Isgett, Local Director of the Miss S.C. Sweet Potato Festival Pageant and Miss Falcon attended the event in Florence, while Miss S.C. Sweet Potato Festival Teen Payton Lang attended the event in her hometown of Lexington S.C.
According to Isgett, there is a large number of contestants vying for the state titles this year, with 55 Miss South Carolina contestants, and 65 Miss South Carolina Teen contestants. “This is the most I can ever remember competing,” said Isgett. “This will be an exciting week in June in Columbia!”