WINNERS Announced: 4-H Pumpkin-Palooza Photo Contest

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Drawing of pumpkinsCongratulations to everyone who participated in the New Hanover County 4-H Pumpkin-Palooza Photo Contest 2020! A total of 29 amazing entries were submitted.

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5-7-Year-Old (painted pumpkins)

1st place: Starwars Battle by Josh Moraco
2nd place: Sonic the Hedgehog by Lucas Butcher
3rd place: Ninja by Thomas Underwood


1st place: Vampire Jack O’ Lantern by Caleb Minton
2nd place: Meows by Jerod Smith
3rd place: Silly Pumpkin by Kailey Towne


1st place: Blood-Sucking Pumpkin by Payton Whitley


1st place: Luna by Margaret Underwood
2nd place: Eeek Man by Madilyn Smith
3rd place: Boo by Madilyn Smith

Adult I (Ages: 19 to 39)

1st place: Evil Goat by Jacqueline Ross
2nd place: Heads Up and The Root of All Evil by Lynn Damron
3rd place: Marshall of Anthony by David Glenn

Adult II (Ages: 40 & Up)

1st place: Mummy by Angie Varrone
2nd place: Chupacabra by Billie Sneads
3rd place: Sugar Skull Jack O’ Lantern by Stephanie Minton