August 11, 2010 EditionAlso in this issue...
Haskins wins photo contestPaula Haskins of Walnut Ridge is the best of show winner in this year's Times Dispatch Summertime Photo Contest with a photo that also took first place in the Summer Scenes category.
The contest had a total of 388 entries, which were judged in 11 categories by Arkansas State University's Ernie Rice, photo technician/photographer; Dr. Jack Zibluk, associate professor of journalism; and Megan Heyl, photojournalism student.
Other winners in the Summer Scenes category were: second place, Mary Horton of Black Rock; third place, Carol Lay of Springfield, Mo.
Those winning in other categories were:
Expressions of Summer ~ first place, Deanna Martin of Black Rock; second place, Cindy Franks of Walnut Ridge; third place, Brittany Sellers of Walnut Ridge.
Wet & Wild ~ first place, Bethany Gray of St. Louis; second place, Patsy Bennett of Hoxie; third place, Warren Gatrel of Black Rock.
Fishing ~ first place, Susan Doyle of Walnut Ridge; second place, Jenny Andrews of Walnut Ridge; third place, Shannon Smith of Minturn.
Summer Snacks ~ first place, Simone Leatherberry of Cabot; second place, Sandy Bristow of Vicksburg, Miss.; third place, Sara Farmer of Walnut Ridge.
Sand & Surf ~ first and second place, Laura Burns Golden of Little Rock; third place, Kristi Wiggins of Little Rock.
People & Pets ~ first place, Blake Shaw of Walnut Ridge; second place Deedee Shaw of Walnut Ridge; third place, Lori Morse of Powhatan.
Fun & Games ~ first place, Angie Hays of Walnut Ridge; second place, Joleen Flack of Walnut Ridge; third place, Susan Doyle of Walnut Ridge.
Summer Bonding ~ first place, Rachael Netrefa of Black Rock; second place, Amanda Horton of Black Rock; third place, Angela Brady of Walnut Ridge.
Summer Rides ~ first place, Deedee Shaw of Walnut Ridge; second place, Sherry Morgan of Powhatan; third place, Jennifer Biggers of Walnut Ridge.