Sarah Nicole Filtness emerged the fairest among her 40 other competitors from around the world to be crowned as Miss Pre Teen Universe Grand Prix 2019 in a pageant held last May 4-10, 2019 in Tbilisi, Georgia.

The newly crowned beauty titlist paid a courtesy call to Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo with her mother May Absin Labrador to personally express gratitude for his generous assistance so they could travel to Europe along with her trainer for the competition.

Mayor Remollo congratulated the 13-year-old beauty for bring honor and pride not only for Negros Oriental and Dumaguete City but for the Philippines.