New Miss UMES Takes Over

Mar 14, 2014

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) - A new campus queen has been named at University of Maryland Eastern Shore after the resignation of the previous title holder amid disorderly conduct and drug charges.

The Salisbury Daily Times reports that school officials say Samantha Clarkson assumed her role as Miss UMES on Monday and will serve for the remainder of the term. The rehabilitation psychology major from Upper Marlboro, Md., previously held the title of Miss Senior Class.

Miss UMES Steps Down

Feb 28, 2014

UMES Campus Queen Porsha Harvey has stepped down after being charged with disruptive behavior involving a campus police officer and a separate incident involving a citation for marijuana possession.

Harvey quit telling university officials that recent incidents had devalued her role as a student leader.

Her attorney would not discuss the charges when contacted by the Salisbury Daily Times and said his client would not be discussing the case in the public media.