Quantcast

Paint the Town Red Winners Announced - KOAM TV 7

Paint the Town Red Winners Announced

Updated:
Pittsburg, Kansas - The Pittsburg Area Chamber of Commerce today announced the winners of the ninth annual Paint the Town Red Business Decorating Contest.  Paint the Town Red is an annual event aimed at showcasing business and community support for Pittsburg State University.  

Participating businesses were divided into one of three categories based on number of employees.  Division I was for those businesses with more than 15 employees, Division II featured those with 8-15 employees and Division III participants had fewer than eight employees. The Community Favorite Award was determined through public online voting and included all participating businesses.

"We had another outstanding year for the decorating contest," said Devin Gorman, chamber vice president of operations.  "Our volunteer judges have a challenging task every year because businesses step up their creativeness and do such a fantastic job with their decorations."

Division I winners:
           1st place - Via Christi Village
           2nd place - City of Pittsburg
           3rd place - Miller's Professional Imaging

Division II winners:
           1st place - K. U. Medical Center Area Health Education Center
           2nd place - Professional Engineering Consultants
           3rd place - Pre Meds with Promise (Dr. Mindi Garner's Office)

Division III winners:
           1st place -  Merle Norman/Salon Josephine
           2nd place - Splash Pool & Patio
           3rd place -  Red Giant Oil Company

Community Favorite Award:  Miller's Professional Imaging

The following contest winners were announced at Thursday's Community Pep Rally:
Campus Office Decorating Award - PSU Office of Career Services
Campus Student Organization Decorating Award - Student Government Association



  • NewsMore>>

  • Missouri AG Warns Residents of New Telephone Scam

    Missouri AG Warns Residents of New Telephone Scam

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:45:10 GMT
    Several Missouri residents have complained this week about being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. That's according to Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who issued a scam alert today, October 18th, 2018. Those who have received these scam calls report getting a phone call from someone telling them that their social security benefits have been suspended and they must call back in order to fix the problem. When consumers ret...More >>
    Several Missouri residents have complained this week about being contacted by would-be scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. That's according to Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who issued a scam alert today, October 18th, 2018. Those who have received these scam calls report getting a phone call from someone telling them that their social security benefits have been suspended and they must call back in order to fix the problem. When consumers ret...More >>
  • KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-18

    KOAM MORNING NEWS TO KNOW 10-18

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:46:41 GMT

    Another judge has recused himself from the trial of a Carl Junction murder suspect.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>

    Another judge has recused himself from the trial of a Carl Junction murder suspect.  Plus all the news you need to know before you walk out the door.

    More >>
  • MO Supreme Court to Assign Judge in Carl Junction Child Murder Case

    MO Supreme Court to Assign Judge in Carl Junction Child Murder Case

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:07:32 GMT
    Jalen Vaden in Court on August 20th, 2018Jalen Vaden in Court on August 20th, 2018

    The Missouri Supreme Court might have to assign a special judge to a Carl Junction child murder case. There have now been six judges in a 2017 child murder case in southwest Missouri, four of which have recused themselves. Jalen Vaden is accused of killing 3-year-old Jayda Kyle at the Carl Junction home he shared with the child's mother. Vaden is charged with second degree murder and abuse or neglect resulting in death. Jasper County Associate Court Judge Joseph Hensley presided...

    More >>

    The Missouri Supreme Court might have to assign a special judge to a Carl Junction child murder case. There have now been six judges in a 2017 child murder case in southwest Missouri, four of which have recused themselves. Jalen Vaden is accused of killing 3-year-old Jayda Kyle at the Carl Junction home he shared with the child's mother. Vaden is charged with second degree murder and abuse or neglect resulting in death. Jasper County Associate Court Judge Joseph Hensley presided...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by Frankly, Inc. All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.