O’Fallon resident eliminated from American Idol

Christina Jones made it to the Top 50 of the American Idol contestant pool. (Photo courtesy of American Idol)

It’s the end of the line on American Idol for O’Fallon contestant Christina Jones. Jones made it to the top 50, and then was eliminated when the judges selected 24 contestants to move forward. 

Despite a success that many who knew Jones believed that she would have, she was in disbelief at making it to the top 50. “I was honestly surprised that I made it that far because of the competition. There were so many phenomenal singers there I was overcome with pride in myself because I knew that I am capable of more than I think I am,” she said.

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