A new Miss Texas was crowned Saturday night at the Allen Events Center.

Ivana Hall, Miss North Texas, won the 2013 title, succeeding DaNae Couch of Coppell.

Hall, who is from Cedar Hill, will now represent Texas at the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey in September. The event will be broadcast by ABCand WFAAChannel 8.

The first runner-up of the Miss Texas Pageant was Christine Tang, Miss DFW.

Daybreak anchor Ron Corning was emcee for the pageant. He tweeted out behind-the-scenes photos of all the action. Visit his Twitter feed to check out more pictures.

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