Miss Dominica, Francine Baron, has won the the 2014 Miss Carival pageant which was held in St. Vincent on Friday night.
Baron outperformed nine other contestants from Antigua, Barbados, Guyana, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, Venezuela and host country St. Vincent and the Grenadines, to capture the title.
Miss St. Kitts and Nevis, Kaeve Armstrong, is 1st runner-up; 2nd runner-up is Miss Antigua and Barbuda, Raynel Caroll. Miss Dominica also captured the awards for Miss Congeniality and Best In Swimwear.
Miss Dominica 2013, Leslassa Armour-Shillingford, won the Miss Carival title last year.
Most Community Spirited – Ms Guyana
Miss Congeniality – Miss Dominica
Best in Swimwear – Dominica
Best Performing Talent – Miss St. Kitts-Nevis
Best in Evening Wear – Antigua & Barbuda
Best Interview – Miss St. Kitts-Nevis.
MISS CARIVAL 2014 – Miss Dominica
1st runner up – Miss St. Kitts-Nevis
2nd runner up – Miss Antigua & Barbuda