Relatives in town early for the holiday?  Looking for something to do this weekend?  Check out the hard work and dedication to the holiday with this list of winning address of the beautiful holiday lights.  Congratulations!

A Bentleyville VIP Reception was held for Mayor Don Ness to announce the winners of the 2012 Holiday Lighting Contest last evening.

Holiday lighting entrants were judged in a number of different categories ranging from the Spirit Award to the Master’s Division. Voting online was also considered, allowing you and I to choose our favorite display for the category of “People’s Choice”.

Thank you to everyone who participated and Congratulations to the following winners:

First Place:

· 5176 Morris Thomas Road

Second Place:

· 202 East McGonagle Street

Third Place AND People’s Choice Award:

· 4410 Vermilion Road

Spirit Award:

· 3209 Chestnut Street

Masters Award:

· 1126 Anderson Road

Use mapquest to locate the winning displays and enjoy them over the holidays!