Childhood Sweethearts win Valentine’s photo contest

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN/KOTA TV) - Chauncey Holy Eagle and his childhood sweetheart have a romance package from the Rapid City Howard Johnson’s, thanks to garnering more votes than 115 other couples in the KEVN-KOTA TV Sweetheart Photo Contest.

While we were only going to award eight prizes, we had a tie so we scrounged up a couple of extra gift certificates for the extra couple.

The other winners are:

• Janeen Lemke for Love is Freezing; a one-hour cleaning package from Merry Maids in Rapid City

• Kristi Vlietstra, Love is Patient, Love is Kind; $50 gift certificates from Tropical Smoothie in Rapid City

• Amy Scherer, All You Need is Love; $50 gift set from Mostly Chocolates in Rapid City

• Carri Odle, Love You; $50 jewelry prize from Gold Diggers in Rapid City

• Dawn Vassalotti, Fun Getting Photobombed; $50 gift certificate from Clothes Mentor

• Jemmalyn Kulpa, Justin and Jemma; $100 gift certificate from Just for Looks Boutique in Sturgis

• Melody Nelson, My High School Sweetheart; $50 gift certificate from Black Hills Bagels

• Angela Dittmer, Raising Grandson; $25 in movie tickets and $25 to a Rapid City restaurant

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