As Owensboro's own Katie Bouchard prepares to pass on the crown of Miss Kentucky, Gabby Bradley, has high hopes she will have the honor of carrying on the reign for 2019.

Gabby Bradley, is an Admissions Counselor, for Kentucky Wesleyan College.

She is a 2013 graduate of Daviess County High School and a 2017 graduate of Western Kentucky University as well as 2018 graduate with her Master's organizational leadership.

Gabby has been active in pageants for several years now.  She currently holds the title of Miss Belle of Louisville.

The pageant will take place June 5-June 9.  Pageant preliminaries started Saturday!

Best of luck to Gabby.  We are all rooting for you!