After whirlwind year, former Miss America from Arkansas savors every day, plans for more crowning achievements

Posted: October 23, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

A passing stranger snapped this shot of Nate Wolfe and Savvy Shields during their vacation trip in Colorado and Utah after he passed the bar and she handed over her title as Miss America to Cara Mund in September.

Tears glistened in Cara Mund's bright blue eyes as Savvy Shields lowered a silver crown onto her head, officially transferring the title of Miss America to the woman from North Dakota.

After Savvy Shields had her long “pageant hair” restyled in October, she posted this photo on her blog with a Coco Chanel quote that “a woman who cuts...

Miss Greater Jonesboro Maggie Benton (center) is crowned the 2017 Miss Arkansas on June 17 by 2017 Miss America Savvy Shields (left) and 2016 Miss Ark...

Savvy Shields blogs about the health information she highlighted as Miss America, as well as fashion and her thoughts on art.

As Miss America, Savvy Shields poses with students at Fulbright Junior High in Bentonville in May to kick off Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s initiative called ...

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