Chili Cook Off Produces Cold Hard Cash

  Pictured are, back from left - Jeff Subra, Orlando Swinton, Amy Wheeler, Mike Marnell, Larry Gleason, Bill Tribou, Wayne Dewey, Donald Whitty, Lester McCoy, Mary Jane McCoy; front from left - Lynn Donaldson, Tammy Whitty-Brown, Tony Kostecki, Shelby Davis, Mary Gleason, Ed Russell, Arlene “Punkie” Whitty, Fran Ramirez, Marion Weaver, and Tony Ramirez.

 

Pictured are, back from left - Jeff Subra, Orlando Swinton, Amy Wheeler, Mike Marnell, Larry Gleason, Bill Tribou, Wayne Dewey, Donald Whitty, Lester McCoy, Mary Jane McCoy; front from left - Lynn Donaldson, Tammy Whitty-Brown, Tony Kostecki, Shelby Davis, Mary Gleason, Ed Russell, Arlene “Punkie” Whitty, Fran Ramirez, Marion Weaver, and Tony Ramirez.

The folks at the Schroon Lake EMS have good reason to be so happy in the above photo! After all, they had just received a cool $1,000 check from Shelby Davis, the chief honcho of last month’s Annual Cook-Off, one of the premiere events on the Schroon Lake Area Chamber of Commerce calendar.

From the EMS Squad:

A great big Thank You! to the cooks, volunteers and everyone else that came out to support our squad in the 4th Annual Chili Cook Off! We are proud to announce that we won 2 trophies, Best Meaty Chili and Best Fire/Rescue Squad Chili! and 2nd place for People's Choice Award! A HUGE Thank You to Shelby and Chris from Mr.P's Mountain Smokehouse and Tammy from Schroon Lake Chamber of Commerce for all of your hard work to make this happen! Thank you to Mountainside Academy for the use of their facility! We are truly grateful for everyone's support!

The funds were raised through entry fees, ticket sales and local sponsors. SchroonLaker.com is a proud sponsor. You can check out all the winners, here!