Nine contestants battled it out for the 1st Annual Chili Cook-off on Sept. 26th! The winners were judged by Jason Roth, Dale Miller, Randy Reigler and Chris Tobin.
Dave Wilson, seasoned veteran of chili cook-offs, took 1st with his “Island Delight” chili. Patti Cooreman came in 2nd with “Patti’s Quilted Chili”. Dave and Denise Newman came in 3rd with “Spicy Chili”. Nanette Biang took home the trophy for best non-red chili with “Delicious Chicken Chili”. Other participants were D’Wayne and Cierra Ackley, Mike Gutierrez and Suana McDaniels. Close to $1000 was raised for scholarships for Lakewood graduates! Thanks to all who participated!
R.I.P. Dan Endres, Lakewood Class of 1996
Lieutenant Colonel Mark W. Lachniet, Class of 1976 is in Afghanistan serving as the Executive Officer for Special Operations Advisory Group.
Condolences to the Geiger family on the loss of their mother, Dorothy Geiger.
The Memorial Service for Loreen Lee Kennedy Quillan will be on Saturday August 25th.
RIP Carl Pierce, owner of Carl's Drive In. Many fond memories for Lakewood grads, working and gathering there!!