Winners of the Kentucky Mountain Laurel Pageant were:
Tiny Miss (Ages 2-4): Rayanna Faye Maiden. daughter of John and Melissa Maidon, was crowned 2012 Tiny Miss KMLF. First runner-up was Leah Elizabeth Jones, daughter of Chase and Jamie Jones, and second runner-up and Miss Photogenic was Madalynn Debrianna Lawson, daughter of Michael and Sabrina Lawson. Best Dressed honor was awarded to Grace Olivia Johnson, daughter of Brandon and Sonya Johnson, and Best Personality went to Alexis Grace Burchett, daughter of Doug and Tammy Burchett.
Little Miss (Ages 5-7): Crowned as 2012 KMLF Little Miss was Dawn Alexandra Campbell, daughter of Crystal Campbell. First runner-up and Best Personality went to Dakota Sheigh Osban, daughter of John and Ashley Osban, and second runner-up was Emma Lillie Elizabeth Gambrel, daughter of Dan and Kellie Gambrel. Best Dressed was awarded to Karissa Jean Harrell, daughter of Angela and Delbert Turner, and Olivia Faith Johnson, daughter of Dan Johnson and Joy Lewis, was named Miss Photogenic.
Young Miss (ages 8-10): The 2012 Young Miss KMLF is Jaydon Claire Sizemore, daughter of Dawn and Michael Sizemore. She was also awarded Best Dressed honors. First runner-up, Best Personality and Miss Photogenic honors in the Young Miss category were awarded to Jessica Amber Taylor, daughter of Jerry and Victoria Taylor. Second runner-up was Olivia Grace Cox, daughter of Paul and Crystal Cox.
Junior Miss (Ages 11-13): Cassidy Ashlyn Harrell was crowned 2012 Junior Miss KMLF. She is the daughter of Angela and Delbert Turner. Gracen Brooke Callebs, daughter of Bo and Denise Callebs, was awarded first runner-up and Best Personality honors. Second runner-up and Miss Photogenic was Kameron Joelle Jackson, daughter of Jeff and Shannon Jackson. Best Dressed in the Junior Miss age division was awarded to Taylor Olivia Thomas, daughter of Darrin and Prudie Thomas.