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Samantha O’Brien is named Miss Newkirk for 2020. She was selected by Newkirk Women’s Club to represent Newkirk. O’Brien is a senior at Newkirk High School. She is active in Newkirk Co-Ed Cheer, Future Christian Athletes, Bleacher Creatures and she also was just named Newkirk Football Homecoming Queen for 2020. She will be attending Cowley College in the fall to pursue her degree in the medical field. She will be a surgeon. She is the daughter of Trevor and Erika O’Brien. She is the eldest of three girls.