July 9, 2017 - The 2018 What-A-Melon Festival t-shirts have arrived and are available for purchase at Farmers State Bank main branch through Wednesday, July 11th and at the coke booth during the festival. All shirts are $15 each.
The What-A-Melon Festival starts Thursday, July 12th with opening ceremonies at 5pm and the Largest Watermelon contest weighing in after the offical watermelon cutting. The festival runs through Saturday, July 14th.
Scott Stanfield, President of the Rotary Club of Center, revealed the winner of the What-A-Melon Festival logo contest to be Amanda Hughes. Miss Hughes is now a senior at Center High School. It's her design representing the meat of the festival, the watermelon slice, that is on all the festival t-shirts!
Shirts can be bought this week at Farmers State Bank main branch Monday-Wednesday from 9am until 3pm.
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