Meet Miss North Carolina, Katherine Southard, this Saturday from 10:00-11:30at the Wake Med Health Park on New Bern Ave in Raleigh.This event is sponsored by Backtalk - a support group for teens with scoliosis in the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill Area.

Miss Southard will be talking about her experiences with bracing and spinal fusion surgery. Her platform during the Miss America pagent was scoliosis and it's impact on self esteem and body image.

Backtalk meets the third Saturday of every month. For more info contact Mara at