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First Person (Tiana Maupin)

City: Princeton.

Where did you grow up: Princeton.

Family: Todd and Tara Maupin, Chris and Correna Eggers, brothers Trent and Christian Maupin.

Pets: Two dogs: Harley and Zoey.

Occupation/student: Cosmetologist at Ooh La La Salon, and also currently attending Illinois Valley Community College.

What is the last song you listened to: Probably a Christmas song!

What is the last book you read: “A Bend in the Road” by Nicholas Sparks.

What is the last television show you watched: “The Voice.”

If you were stranded on a desert island and could have just one meal for the rest of your life what would it be: Bacon!

If you stranded on a desert island and could only take one thing with you, what/who would it be: Ethan Kloster.

What is your favorite local restaurant: Los Ranchitos.

Is someone handed you a million dollars, how would you spend it: Pay off schooling, pay back parents, save the rest for retirement!

People would be surprised to know that you are: Loving being Miss Bureau County!

What is your favorite thing about the city you live in: Princeton’s history and our friendly community.

If you could change one thing about your town, what would it be: The really bad brick roads!

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