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2012 Miss America Pageant

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 14: Laura Kaeppeler (L), Miss Wisconsin, poses with her father Jeff Kaeppeler during a news conference after she was named the new Miss America during the 2012 Miss America Pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino January 14, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Miss America Pageant 2012

Wisconsin's Laura Kaeppeler was crowned the winner of the 2012 Miss America Pageant in Las Vegas.