MASSENA - The Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce has named the winners of its first Massena Winter Carnival Photo Contest.
Chamber President Miriam Catapano said, We are so pleased with all the wonderful photos that were submitted for our Winter Carnival Photo Contest. Our judges told us it was very difficult to make a decision, as did many of the individuals who came in to vote for the Peoples Choice.
Winners – Child Category
1st Place Winner – Caitlin Layaw Tranquility
2nd Place Winner – Emily Witkop Sunset with Fin
3rd Place Winner – Laura Siddon Iced In
Winners – Adult Category
1st Place Winner – Ross Johnson Winter on the River
2nd Place Winner – Travis MacDonald Hay Bales of Fall
3rd Place Winner – Marilyn Gollinger Iced Tree
Peoples Choice – Child Category: Laura Siddon Iced In
Peoples Choice – Adult Category: Ross Johnson Winter on the River
The Massena Chamber would like to thank everyone who submitted a photo, those who came in and voted for the Peoples Choice and especially our judges: Larry Prashaw, Bob Beckstead and Nathan Lashomb, Ms. Catapano said.
The winning photos will be on display Saturday and Sunday at the Frank S. McCullough, Jr. Hawkins Point Visitors Center. Make sure to stop in to view them when you take a break from enjoying the GeoCaching on the trails at Hawkins Point and be sure to visit the vendors at our Winter Carnival Market on Saturday and the Kids Day on Sunday, she added.
First, second and third place winners in the Adult category will receive $100, $75 and $50 respectively. First, second and third place winners in the Child category will receive gift certificates from the St. Lawrence Centre Mall in the amount of $100, $75 and $50 respectively. Our Peoples Choice Winners will receive a certificate.