Peoples Bank Announces 2018 Christmas Card Winners

kids with medals

Peoples Bank is proud to announce the winners to our 2018 Christmas Card Contest. We had hundreds of entries from Simpson, Smith, Rankin and Covington counties that participated this year. A reception was held at Peoples Bank in Magee on November 28th to honor the winners and their families. Each winner was presented a framed copy of their artwork and an award medal.

kid with medal and award

Congratulations to our overall winner, Jack Ashmore. Jack Ashmore is the 9-year-old son of Chad and Kristy Ashmore. He attends 4th grade at Simpson Central. In his free time, he enjoys playing baseball and basketball. Jack also loves playing with his pets, Astro and Forrest.

Jack received a $100 savings account and his drawing will be featured on the cover of thousands of Peoples Bank’s annual Christmas Greeting Cards.

Christmas Card Contest Winners

Overall

  • 1st (cover) Jack Ashmore – 9 – Simpson Central
  • 2nd Place – Autumn Gant – 11 – Mt. Olive
  • 3rd Place – Braylen Blackmon – 7 – Simpson Central
  • Honorable Mention – Elena Sullivan – 11 – Mize
  • Honorable Mention – Lauryn McRaney – 11 – Simpson Central

11-12 Year Old Winners

  • 1st Place – Haley May – 12 – Puckett
  • 2nd Place – Shelby Gousset – 11 – Discovery Christian
  • 3rd Place – Brianna Phillips – 11 – Mize
  • Honorable Mention – Mallory Mitchener – 11 – Puckett
  • Honorable Mention – Chase Allen Calhoun – 12 – Discovery Christian

9-10 Year Old Winners

  • 1st Place – Marley Jackson – 10 – Discovery Christian
  • 2nd Place – Kyland Gray – 9 – Mendenhall
  • 3rd Place – Mylee Mangum – 9 – Discovery Christian
  • Honorable Mention – Jaydee Lane – 10 – Simpson Academy
  • Honorable Mention – Fox Groover – 9 – Simpson Academy

7-8 Year Old Winners

  • 1st Place – Colton Craft – 8 – Mize
  • 2nd Place – Scarlet Coats – 8 – Seminary
  • 3rd Place – Preston Smith – 8 – Mize
  • Honorable Mention – Chase Bullock – 7 – Mendenhall
  • Honorable Mention – Blaikleigh Graves – 7 – Seminary

5-6 Year Old Winners

  • 1st Place – Wyatt Cannon – 6 – Mize
  • 2nd Place – Adrinne Moreland – 6 – Simpson Central
  • 3rd Place – Kirby Gordon – 6 – Simpson Central
  • Honorable Mention – Gadsden Covey – 6 – Mize
  • Honorable Mention – Brendan Dyess – 6 – Discovery Christian

4 and Under

  • 1st Place – Kennedy Keys – 4 – FBC Magee
  • 2nd Place – Camden Duckworth – 4 – Simpson Academy
  • 3rd Place – Ellie Starling – 4 – FBC Magee
  • Honorable Mention – Lyla Milton – 4 – Simpson Academy
  • Honorable Mention – Hunt Speights – 4 – Simpson Academy