2018 Event & Contest Winners

Our 40th Annual Wise County Famous Fall Fling Event & Contest Winners:

Youth Art Contest

High School Winners
Art Teacher: Contessa Robinette

1st Place: Alura Dutton. 9th Grade – Central High school. Prize: Blue Ribbon and $100.00.
2nd Place: Chloe Collins. 10th Grade – Central High School. Prize: Red Ribbon and $50.00.
3rd Place: Josh Levy. 12th Grade – Eastside High School. Prize: White Ribbon and $25.00.

Middle School Winners
Art Teacher : Susan Mullins

1st Place: Nina Fialova. 5th Grade – L.F. Addington. Prize : Blue Ribbon and $100.00.
2nd Place:  Rileigh Day. 8th Grade – L.F. Addington. Prize: Red Ribbon and $50.00.
3rd Place: Kaitlin Corbitt. 8th Grade – L.F. Addington. Prize: White Ribbon and $25.00.

Business Decorating Contest

Sponsored by Miners Exchange Bank, the winners of the annual Business Decorating Contest are:

1st Place: Thompson & Litton

2nd Place: The Inn at Wise

3rd Place: Mountain Grounds

Art Contest

Sponsored by Farmers & Miners Bank, the 2018 Art Contest Winners are:

1st Place: Contessa Robinette  –  Big Stone Gap

2nd Place: Amber Taylor  –  Nickelsville

3rd Place: Jo Karen Williams  – Wise

Digital Photography Contest

Coordinated by Tessa Robinette and Opie Craft, the 2018 entries were submitted and judged via Facebook. The winning photographs can be seen below:

Adult Category Winner: Jeff Reedy – “Tree Branch”

Juvenile Category Winner: Gabriella Collins – “Tree of Light”

People’s Choice Award Winner: Brad Deel – “Fire and Ice”

Old Fall Fling T-Shirt Drawing

The overall winner in the Old TShirt Contest, coordinated by Judy Pierce, was Ruth Wells, who won $100, with one of the oldest, going back to the early 1980’s.  Cheryl Marshall, Maggie Henry, and Paul Sturgill each won a gift certificate, donated by Mountain Grounds, K&E Sweets, and El Dorado. Congratulations to all these winners!

Anything Apples Contest

Traditional Apple Pie

1st Place                Iva Greene

2nd Place               Kaitlyn Carter

Non-Traditional Apple Pie

1st Place                Candenia Waters

Apple Cake

1st Place                Kathy Kennedy

2nd Place               Debbie Kilgore

3rd Place               Vicki Stephens

Apple Butter

1st Place                Wilson Chapel Church

2nd Place               Kimberly Arwood

3rd Place               Vicki Stephens

Pet Contest

Winners to be announced.

Essay Contest

Winners to be announced.

2nd Annual Heritage Hall/Fall Fling Car and Bike Extravaganza

Winners to be announced.

5th Annual Fall Fling Cornhole Tournament

Winners to be announced.