Winners announced in Mother’s Day Photo Contest

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN/KOTA TV) - We have three winners for the KEVN and KOTA TV Mother’s Day photo contest. Overall, we had 53 excellent photos for people to vote on.

First place is My Handsome “boys” with 58 votes. This was submitted by Marian Gates of Rapid City.

Marian earned - A season’s pass for two The Black Hills Playhouse valued at $250 and expires on Aug. 25, 2019; a $50 Gift Card for Admission to Old MacDonald’s Farm valued at $50 and expires on Sept. 2, 2019; and a $50 gift certificate to Papa Murphy’s Pizza that expires Dec. 31, 2019.

Second place is Unconditional Love by Carmen Frasier of Spearfish, with 39 votes.

Carmen’s prize is - A gift certificate to Ballard Gynecology for five Laser Underarm Treatments that expires Jan. 1, 2020; a $50 gift certificate to Soul Mate Shoes that expires Dec. 31, 2019; and a $50 gift certificate to Weathered Vane that expires Dec. 31, 2019.

Third place goes to Mariah Ratliff of Rapid City with 30 votes for The Love between a Mother and Her Son.

Mariah’s prize - A $100 gift certificate to Hardware Hank that does not expire; a gift certificate to Bargain Barn Tire Center that expires Dec. 31, 2019; and two gift certificates for a synthetic oil change at Courtesy Subaru, each valued at $50 (total $100 value) that expires Dec. 31, 2019.

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Marian Gates submitted My Handsome "Boys." She said of the photo - "They always get me, but today I got them!!"
In the submission of Unconditional Love (Carmen Frasier of Spearfish), it was stated - "This beautiful mama is not only a full time student preparing to be a future educator for our community's youth, but also works hard on a growing business."
Mariah Ratliff's photo - The love between a mother and her son - was popular with voters.