Helland wins Holiday photo contest

1st place - Home for the Holidays

2nd Place - Christmas Ornament

3rd Place - Sparkling Fireplace at Christmas

            Winners of the 6th Annual Hancock County Holiday Photo Contest is Paul C. Helland of Garner taking first place with one of his entries. Second and third place were both won by Mary Etheringon, also of Garner.


1st Place – Home for the Holidays

“Welcome… we’ll leave the light on for ya” was the description Paul C. Hellen gave of his photo, “Home for the Holidays.” Helland won the $50 prize for first place.


2nd Place – Christmas Ornament

Second place winner “Christmas Ornament,” was submitted by Mary Etherington, with a $30 prize.


3rd Place – Sparkling Fireplace at Christmas

Mary Etherington also won the $20, third place prize with her photo, “Sparkling Fireplace at Christmas.”

Thanks to all who entered! Watch for more on The Leader's Facebook page!