Winners have been announced in the Rotary Club of Barnwell County’s Scarecrow Contest.
Thirty-eight “contestants” vied for recognition in the fundraiser for the club. The scarecrows were placed for public viewing in downtown Barnwell. Pictures of all entries were posted on the club’s Facebook page and the public was invited to vote on their favorite for the “People’s Choice Award”.
The “People’s Choice Award” went to Palmetto Dentistry with 469 votes.
Additionally, prizes were awarded by the club.
Winning First Place was Barnwell Chiropractic. Second place went to Axis 1 Center of Barnwell County. Third place was awarded to Anthony’s Restaurant.
Bronze Star won Fourth Place while C-Boy Farms won Fifth Place. The Sixth Place prize was awarded to Barnwell County Animal Shelter.
Barnwell City Hall’s scarecrow was awarded an Honorable Mention.
“We have been thrilled with all the excitement sparked by the contest,” said Rotary Club President Crissie Stapleton.
“We want to thank everyone involved with this project and appreciate all those who participated.”