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October 31, 2014

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Photos: Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez begins preparations for 2014 Miss USA Pageant

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Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez at Shade Tree’s 12th Annual “Girls Night Out” Gala on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at Hyde Bellagio.

Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez in Baton Rouge

Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez in Baton Rouge, La., for the 2014 Miss USA Pageant, which airs Sunday, June 8, 2014, on NBC. Launch slideshow »

Pretty as a picture! Filming has started in Baton Rouge, La., for the 51 contestants of the 2014 Miss USA Pageant, and our Miss Nevada Nia Sanchez is looking pretty as can be in first photos from the Mississippi River city.

One of her first on-arrival projects was Nia’s glamour shoot with photographer Fadil Berisha. Then it was a fashion show with traditional and fashionable hat wear, and Nia is wearing them well.

We’ll continue to track Nia’s progress right up to Donald Trump’s annual pageant airing Sunday on NBC.

Robin Leach has been a journalist for more than 50 years and has spent the past decade giving readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum playground.

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