11th Annual Chili Cook-off to benefit Harvey County United Way

Pride of the Prairie Partner Agency Class– 16 entries judged by Jim Daily, Rep. Tim Hodge, Commissioner Chip Westfall

1st Place ($300): Heart to Heart (sponsored by Dave’s Detail)

2nd Place ($200): CASA (sponsored by Midland National Bank)

3rd Place ($100): Newton Community Childcare (sponsored by Kranz Family Motors)

 

Pride of the Prairie Open Class– 14 entries judged by Sen. Carolyn McGinn, Mel McAnulty and Brian Palmer

1st Place ($300): Libby Albers for City Commission

2nd Place ($200): Newton Kansan

3rd Place ($100): Conrade Insurance

 

People’s Choice Partner Agency Class– by tally of jar vote contributions made by the crowd

1st Place: United Cerebral Palsy

2nd Place: Safe Hope (sponsored by Citizens State Bank)

3rd Place: Circle of Hope (sponsored by Everence)

 

People’s Choice Open Class– by tally of jar vote contributions made by the crowd

1st Place: Bluestem Communities

2nd Place: Conrade Insurance

3rd Place: Mid America Auto Exchange

 

Throw Down Challenges – 8 entries in three divisions judged by Jessie Kaye, Leroy Koehn, Pam Stevens

Throw Down Challenge #1: Auto Dealerships- Winner: Mid America Auto Exchange

Throw Down Challenge #2: Long Term Care- Winner: Bluestem Communities

Throw Down Challenge #3: Financial Institutions- Winner: Midland National Bank

 

Booth Décor – all 31 entries judged by John Back, Courtney Critchfield, Gayle Funk

1st Place: New Hope Shelter

2nd Place: Libby Albers for City Commission

3rd Place: Newton Recreation Commission