Fall Fest scarecrow winners announced
Star Journal staff
More than 1,100 people attended Hanson’s Garden Village Fall Fest last month. There were activities for children and families, including tractor rides, face painting, pumpkin bowling, apple slingshot, a petting zoo, hay bale maze, a corn maze and more. Rhinelander High School’s Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)/DECA chapter helped with the event as part of a club service project. This is the fifth year the club has participated.
In addition to the fest, voting was open for an month to select the winners in the Hanson’s Garden Village and Ripco Credit Union Scarecrow Contest.
Receiving the most votes and $300 was Marc Tischendorf with “Ratchet.” A tie for second place was recorded, with ‘Harvey the Hodag Harvester,” by Dawn Roeser and “Mr. and Mrs. Krow,” by Mary Schmitzer each earning a $100 prize. “I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream,” came in third place, with the ladies from A’la Mode taking home a $100 prize.