Candi Stratton

Candi Stratton

Candi Stratton

Candi Stratton is an entertainer who has lived and traveled all around the world. Some of these hot spots include Melbourne, Australia; Bangkok, Thailand and Chicago, Illinois.

Known for putting on amazing shows, Candi is especially known for her impersonation of Cher and Anastacia. Every person who has came into contact with Candi comments on her down to earth nature and friendly approach to those she meets.

Over the years Candi has won over 40 titles and with her most recent accomplishment being Miss All American Goddess.  In April of 2009, Candi moved to Minneapolis, MN where she was on cast at the Gay 90’s.   Afterwards she went on tour across the US.

Accomplishments

All American Goddess 2009

Diamond All American Goddess 2009
Prelim to All American Goddess

Miss Brickhouse 2009

Miss Gay Universe 2007

2nd Alternate to Miss Universal Show Queen 2005

Miss Winterdaze 2004

DIVA of the Year Melbourne 2004

Miss West Virginia 1989

Miss 219 1989

Miss Tri States 1989

1st Alternate to Miss Gay USofA 1989
Talent Category Award

2nd Alternate to Miss Gay USofA 1988

Miss Gay Alabama USofA 1988
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Gay South 1988

Miss Mobile Alabama 1988

Miss Continental Deep South 1988

Miss Florida Space Coast 1987

Miss Northern Florida 1987

2nd Alternate to Miss Florida 1986

Miss Magic City 1986

Miss South Florida 1986

Miss Tampa Bay 1986

Miss Southern Nights 1986

1st Alternate to Miss Continental 1985

Miss Indiana Continental 1985
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss La-Cage 1985

Miss Old Plantation 1984

3rd Alternate to Miss Continental 1984

Miss Wisconsin Continental 1984
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Club 21 1984

1st Alternate to Miss Illinois 1983

3rd Alternate to Miss Gay America 1983

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Judas Elliot

Judas Elliot - Photo by The Drag Photographer

Judas Elliot – Photo by The Drag Photographer

Judas Elliot is an entertainer out of Jacksonville, Florida but has also called Morgantown, West Virginia home where he was featured at places like Vice Versa Club.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Mr. Gay America 2017

Mr. Pride South Florida 2017

Mr. Cobalt 2017

National Mr. Entertainer of the Year 2015

Mr. MJ’s 2015
(MJ’s on Jefferson – Dayton, Ohio)

Mr. Unlimited 2013
Overall Solo Talent, Formal Wear, and Talent Category Winner
(Masque Night Club – Dayton, Ohio)

Mr. Kentucky Entertainer of the Year 2013
Prelim to National Mr. Entertainer of the Year

Mr. Majestic 2012

Mr. Stonewall 2012
(Stonewall Club – Huntington, West Virginia)

Additional Snapshots of Judas

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Aurora Sexton

Aurora Sexton

Aurora Sexton

Aurora Sexton is an entertainer out of Nashville, Tennessee.  She has also lived in Chicago, Illinois where she was featured at places like Spin.

Accomplishments

Miss Gay USofA 2016
Overall Personal Interview, Evening Gown and Talent Category Winner

Miss Gay Southernmost USofA 2016
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

3rd Alternate to Miss Continental 2013

1st Alternate to Miss Pennsylvania Premiere Continental 2013
Prelim to Miss Continental

National Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2011

1st Alternate to All American Goddess 2011

Miss Tri State Continental 2010
Prelim to Miss Continental

4th Alternate to Miss Continental 2009

Miss Heart of America Continental 2009
Prelim to Miss Continental
Overall Interview, Swimwear, and Evening Gown Winner
(The Baton Show Lounge – Chicago, Illinois)

Miss Stonewall 2006
The Stonewall Club – Huntington, West Virginia

Miss Gay Tennessee USofA 2006
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

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Sasha Colby

Sasha Colby - Photo by Kristofer Reynolds

Sasha Colby – Photo by Kristofer Reynolds

Sasha Colby is an entertainer residing in Orlando, Florida.  She has also lived and performed out of Chicago, Illinois.

Accomplishments

Miss Continental 2012

Miss Pennsylvania Premiere Continental 2012
Prelim to Miss Continental

1st Alternate to Miss Continental 2008

Miss West Virginia Continental 2008
Prelim to Miss Continental

4th Alternate to Miss Continental 2005

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Regine Phillips

Regine Phillips - Photo by Candy Moon Photography

Regine Phillips – Photo by Candy Moon Photography

Regine Phillips is an entertainer out of Chicago, Illinois.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss Gold Coast International 2017

3rd Alternate to Miss Continental 2016

1st Alternate to Miss Illinois Continental 2016
Prelim to Miss Continental

4th Alternate to Miss Continental 2014

Miss Southern States 2012

Miss Stonewall 2008
The Stonewall Club – Huntington, West Virginia

Miss Sunshine State Continental 2008
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Gay Tennessee USofA 2008
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

1st Alternate to Miss Dreamgirl Continental 2007
Prelim to Miss Continental

2nd Alternate to Miss Continental 2006

4th Alternate to Miss Continental 20o4

Miss Windy City Continental 2004
Prelim to Miss Continental

4th Alternate to Miss Continental 20o3

Miss Dixieland Continental 1998
Prelim to Miss Continental

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Chevelle Brooks

Chevelle Brooks - Photo by Tios Photography

Chevelle Brooks – Photo by Tios Photography

Chevelle Brooks is an entertainer out of Orlando, Florida and formerly from Houston, Texas.

Accomplishments

2nd Alternate to Miss Gay Orlando 2015

Miss Gay USofA Classic 2014

Miss Gay South Central States USofA Classic 2014
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA Classic

Miss Parliament House 2014
(Parliament House – Orlando, Florida)

Miss Glamorous 2011

Miss West Virginia Continental 2010
Prelim to Miss Continental
Overall Gown, Talent and Q&A Category Winner
(Stonewall – Huntington, West Virginia)

Miss International, Inc. Plus 2009

Miss Texas F.F.I. At Large 2008

Miss National Icon Plus 2007

Miss Universo Latina Plus USA 2005

Miss Continental Plus 2002

Miss Gay USofA 2000

Miss Gay Texas USofA 2000
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Big & Beautiful 2000

Miss Gay Texas USofA at Large 1997
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

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Roxxxy Andrews

Roxxxy Andrews - Photo by Just Toby

Roxxxy Andrews – Photo by Just Toby

Roxxy Andrews is an entertainer in the Orlando, Florida area.

Roxxxy was featured on Season 5 of RuPaul’s Drag Race that premiered on January 28, 2013 on the Logo Channel.   She was also featured on RuPaul’s All Stars Drag Race 2 that premiered on June 17, 2016.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Southernmost USofA 2015
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss West Virginia Continental 2012
Prelim to Miss Continental

Miss Continental Plus 2010

Miss Shining Star Continental Plus 2010
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus
Overall Swimwear and Talent Category Winner
(Talbott Street – Indianapolis, Indiana)

Miss West Virginia Continental Plus 2009
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus

2nd Alternate to Miss Gay Florida USofA at Large 2009
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large
(Awarded Most Beautiful)

Miss Metropolitan Continental Plus 2008
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus

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Kitty Litter

Kitty Litter

Kitty Litter

Accomplishments

Miss Bastille 2016
(Bastille in Soulard – St. Louis, Missouri)

Miss Gay St. Louis America 2013
Prelim to Miss Gay Missouri America

Miss Bubby & Sissy’s 2012
(Bubby & Sissy’s – Alton, Illinois)

Miss Unlimited Classique 2010

Miss Tri-State All-Star 2010

Miss Stonewall 2009
The Stonewall Club – Huntington, West Virginia

Miss West Virginia Continental Plus 2007
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus

Missouri Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2006
Prelim to National Entertainer of the Year, F.I.

Miss Gay USofA at Large 2004

Miss Dream Girl Continental Plus 2004
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus

Miss Missouri Continental Plus 2001
Prelim to Miss Continental Plus

Miss Gay Ohio USofA at Large 1997
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

Queen of Pride St. Louis 1996

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Karmen Kazzi

Karmen Kazzi

Karmen Kazzi

Karmen Kazzi is an entertainer out of Louisville, Kentucky.

Accomplishments

Midwest All American Goddess at Large 2015
Prelim to All American Goddess at Large

Top Ten at Miss National Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2013

Kentucky Entertainer of the Year, F.I. 2013
Prelim to Miss National Entertainer of the Year, F.I.

1st Alternate to National Miss Don’t H8 DIVA 2013

Miss Club Deception 2013
(Club Deception – Huntington, West Virginia)

*Karmen also went by the name of Karmen DeLaRouge

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Domanique Shappelle

Domanique Shappelle - Photo by TIos Photography

Domanique Shappelle – Photo by TIos Photography

Domanique Shappelle is an entertainer out of Los Angeles, California.

Accomplishments

Southwest All American Goddess 2014
Prelim to All American Goddess

Miss Black America 2010

1st Alternate to Universal Show Queen 2008

Miss Ebony International 2008

Miss Gay Black Ohio 2007

Miss Stonewall 2007
The Stonewall Club – Huntington, West Virginia

Miss Gay Tennessee USofA 2007
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA

Miss Continental 2005

Miss Global International Diva 2003

Miss Missouri Continental 2003
Prelim to Miss Continental

Most Beautiful Award at Miss Gay USofA 1994

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West Virginia Pageant History

West Virginia Bar Titles

National, State and Local Pageants Systems in West Virginia

Miss Gay West Virginia America

Miss Gay America

Miss Gay West Virginia America is a prelim to Miss Gay America.

Miss Gay West Virginia America Titleholders

***In Loving Memory

Open Projects

A photo is needed for:

  • Lauren Summers, 1987 Winner
  • Maxine McKnight, 1985 Winner
  • Mimi Woods, 1982 Winner

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Bridget Nickles

Bridget Nickles

Bridget Nickles

Bridget Nickles is an entertainer out of Charleston, West Virginia.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss New York Continental Elite 2016
Prelim to Miss Continental Elite

Alternate to Miss Gay Ohio Valley USofA at Large 2015
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

Miss Gay West Virginia USofA at Large 2014
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA at Large

Miss Red Ribbon 2010

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Georgia USofA Classic 2008
Prelim to Miss Gay USofA Classic

Miss Gay Mid Atlantic America 1990
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay West Virginia America 1984
Prelim to Miss Gay America

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Ashley Bannks

Ashley Bannks

Ashley Bannks

Ashley Bannks is an entertainer currently residing in Martinsburg, West Virginia. She has been very involved in the Miss Gay America pageantry system over the years winning quite a few state and regional titles.

Ashley’s Accomplishments

Miss Gay West Virginia America 2014
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay East Coast America 2007
Regional Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay D.C. America 2006
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay Maryland America 2002
Prelim to Miss Gay America

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Victoria Robinson

Victoria Robinson

Victoria Robinson

Victoria Robinson is an entertainer out of Reading, Pennsylvania.

Accomplishments

1st Alternate to Miss Gay West Virginia America 2015
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay Pennsylvania America 2014
Prelim to Miss Gay America

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Pennsylvania America 2013
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay South East Pennsylvania America 2013
Prelim to Miss Gay Pennsylvania America

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Kirby Kolby

Kirby Kolby

Kirby Kolby

Kirby Kolby is an entertainer out of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Accomplishments

Miss Gay America 2012

Miss Gay D.C. America 2011
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss North Carolina Continental 2001
Prelim to Miss Continental

Top Ten at Miss Gay America 2001

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Mecca America 2000
Prelim to Miss Gay America

 2nd Alternate to Miss Gay America 2000

Miss Gay Mid West America 1999
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Scorpio 1999
(Scorpio Lounge – Charlotte, North Carolina)

1st Alternate to Miss Gay America 1999

Miss Gay West Virginia America 1998
Prelim to Miss Gay America

3rd Alternate to Miss Gay America 1998

1st Alternate to Miss Gay Mid West America 1997
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Top Ten at Miss Gay America 1996

Miss Gay North Carolina America 1996
Prelim to Miss Gay America

Miss Gay Capital City America 1995
Prelim to Miss Gay North Carolina America

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