Scotia Lawn and Garden contest hands out the big bucks

The Town of Scotia Company recently announced the prize winners of its 94th annual Lawn and Garden contest. Entries were judged on July 14 by the Fortuna Garden Club on design, originality and color; maintenance; quality of plant material; and lawn. $1,700 in prize money was up for grabs:

First prize, $500: 129 Main St., Susan Pryor and David Terry.

Second prize, $400: 182 Main St., Keitha Clements.

Third prize, $350: 131 Main St., Mike and Rhonda Jensen.

Fourth prize, $250: 161 Main St., Gary and Sharon Stallings.

Fifth prize, $200: 133 Main St., Tim and Jennifer Lourenzo.