Posted: Sep 16, 2009 3:30 AM by Stephanie Collins
Updated: Sep 16, 2009 9:13 AM
Check out the story to VOTE for your favorite morning anchor's scarecrow. Wednesday morning on News First Today Adam, Georgiann and Craig decorated scarecrows to go along with the 13th Annual Scarecrow Days going on now in Old Colorado City.
The merchants of Colorado City decorate their own scarecrows every year and the public casts their vote for thier favorite. Businesses participate to draw attention to what Old Colorado City has to offer.
The categories for the scarecrow decorating contest include scariest, funniest, best representation of the participating business, best overall display, and most creative use of materials. The winner of the People's Choice Award will be announced during the Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off on October 3rd in Old Town Plaza in Old Colorado City. The winning business will receive a free Old Colorado City Associates (OCCA) annual membership worth up to $250, dinner for two at any restaurant in Old Colorado City, and bragging rights for the year.
Check out our News First 5 facebook page to see more pictures. We will announce which News First Today anchor's scarecrow received the most votes Thursday morning from 5-7 a.m.