5. KEELEY PATTERSONHometown: Starkville
Claim to fame: This year, the Magnolia State proudly lays claim to their own blossoming starlet: Keeley Patterson, Miss Mississippi 2011. Yet, the same can be said for Alabama, which crowned her Miss Teen Alabama State 2009. With her insatiable pageant-hopping, Patterson seems to be taking Miss United States pretty literally.