May 25, 2011
Pacquita McCreery hugs her granddaughter, Casey Creech, after learning that her grandson, Scotty McCreery is the next "American Idol," Wednesday evening.
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As fellow contestants lifted “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery onto their shoulders, his Moore County family and some of their friends raised glasses of champagne to salute him as they danced around the room, hugging one another.
Scotty McCreery, grandson of Aberdeen residents Bill and Paquita McCreery, is this year's "American Idol."