Duplin Native Goes to Hollywood

Duplin County has another name to add to the list of successful and famous people from Eastern North Carolina: Blair Mozingo. Miss Mozingo is a native of Albertson and attended East Duplin High School. Although she has clenched many achievements, one of the most recent endeavors was making it to Hollywood and being in the top 96 contestants of the hit TV show American Idol.

Although she didn?t make it to the final rounds of Idol, she has no reason to be down. Blair is a psychology student at Mount Olive College, aspires to earn a Master?s degree, won the crown of Miss Goldsboro, and is slated to compete for the title Miss North Carolina. She is the second student out of East Duplin to compete in Hollywood, the first being Jordan Southerland in 2006. Duplin County is proving to be quite a source of hidden talent!