Twenty-eight entries from seven applicants were submitted in the following categories: Landscapes, Nature/Wildlife, Sunrise/Sunset, and Transportation. Through a blind judging process a photograph was chosen from each category, and an overall winner was selected.
From Left: Overall, Dawn Usher; Landscape, Mary Haber; Nature/Wildlife, Mary Haber; Sunrise/Sunset Michelle Van Horn; and Transportation, Patrick Betchik
Recognized this year by category are: Landscapes: Mary Haber’s photo of Driftwood along the dunes; Nature/Wildlife: Mary Haber’s photo of Storks perched on Majestic Live Oak; Sunrise/Sunset: Michelle Van Horn’s photo of the sunrise over the marsh; Transportation: Patrick Betchik’s photo of the 5th Day in St. Marys marina. The overall winner was Dawn Usher’s photo of the Full Moon Oak. All winners were formally honored at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, March 22, 2022.
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