Contest winner announced

The winner of the mid-season Coyote Contest was Brad Sacks of Mill Creek.

Sacks was presented a check for $500 during the March Farm Bureau meeting at Camp Pioneer. Thirty-three coyotes had been checked in by Feb. 1.

The final drawing for the year will be conducted at the July Farm Bureau meeting, and it will include all coyotes checked in from Oct. 1, 2012, through June 30, 2013.

More information about the contest is available by calling Portia Dean at 304-338-6010 or Jack Cunningham at 304-338-6075.

The Farm Bureau wants to thank the following businesses for agreeing to be a check-in station: Middle Mountain Sporting Goods in Elkins, Liggett’s Supply in Mill Creek, See’s Market in Valley Head, Mid-Way Motors in Harman, Trickett’s Hardware in Elkins and Beverly Marathon in Beverly.