NEWCOMB - Rose Bush won the Newcomb Lighting Contest this year with her circus themed lights and decorations. She joined 78 other lighting contestants across the town of Newcomb.
Bush has been decorating the entire culdesac that she lives on for years and never ceases to present an impressive display.
The committee, made up of community members, judged the lights on Dec. 22 and assigned first through third place as well as an honorable mention, according to committee member Jeanne Garrand.
"The feeling of Holiday spirit this year was impressive," she said.
The winners are as follows:
1st place - Rose and Butch Bush on Sanford Lane
2nd place - Danny and Tonya LaRose on 28N
3rd place - George and Gert Armstrong on Marcy Lane
Honorable Mention - Bootie and Mandy Bush
The committee commended the town of Newcomb on their Memory Tree, the decorations at the Overlook and Town Hall, and lighted decorations on the poles throughout the town.
"We on the committee would like to congratulate the contestants on a job well done and wish them a Happy New Year," said Garrand.