More than 70 take part in car show


Proceeds benefit local scholarships

By Jessica Marcum - Special to the Sentinel



More than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine.


Sarah Hawley | Sentinel

More than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine.


Jessica Marcum photo

RACINE — The 13th annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show was held in conjunction with Racine’s Party in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 9 at Racine’s Star Mill Park.

Over 70 vehicles were registered for the show, with the proceeds funding scholarships for students from all three Meigs County high schools for the 2017-2018 school year. In the spring, six $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. Applications will be available with the guidance counselor at each school before Jan. 1, 2018.

Melody Bailey, coordinator for the car show, thanked the many sponsors who provided trophies for each category and raffle items, as well as the many people who volunteered their time and resources to make this year’s car show a resounding success. She said that Kip and Steph from K&D DJ Service provided music all afternoon. The winner of the 50/50 drawing won $153.

Overall winners and trophy sponsor in each category were:

Older Best of Show, Hill’s Classic Cars — Jeff Hill, 1969 Ford Mustang

Older Runner-up Best of Show, Forth Foodfair — Roger Gaul, 1966 Dodge Dart Convertible

Newer Best of Show ‘85 or newer, Hill’s Classic Cars — Tim Shimer, 1987 Chevy Pickup

Runner-up Newer Best of Show ‘85 or newer, Home National Bank — Tim Raper, 2011 Camero SS

Mayor’s Choice, Napa/Martin Senour — John Byer, 1974 Plymouth Roadrunner

Fireman’s Choice, Napa/Martin Senour — Matt Hall, 1978 Ford F150

Volunteer Choice, Napa/Martin Senour — Mike Johnson, 1931 Ford Roadster

People’s Choice, Napa/Martin Senour — Terry Shain, 1968 Chevy C-10

Best Interior, Jackson Custom Upholstery — Sue Sayre, 1954 Chevy BelAire

Best Motorcycle, Classic Brands Budweiser — Kevin Venoy, 2005 Roadking

Runner-up Best Motorcycle, McDonalds — Rich Wamsley, 2007 Roadglide

Best Ford, Don Wood Ford — Stephanie Norris, 2014 Shelby Mustang

Best GM, Mark Porter Chevy — Rick Gray, 1971 Chevelle SS

Best Mopar, Mark Porter Dodge — Janet Hively, 1970 Chrysler Newport

Best Truck, Hagerty Insurance — Terry Shain, 1968 Chevy C-10

Best Original, Hill’s Classic Cars — Bill Amberger, 1978 Dodge Magnum GT

More than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/09/web1_9.15-Car-Show-1-1.jpgMore than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine. Sarah Hawley | Sentinel

More than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/09/web1_9.15-Car-Show-2-1.jpgMore than 70 vehicles were registered for the annual Cruisin’ Saturday Night Car Show on Saturday in Racine. Jessica Marcum photo
Proceeds benefit local scholarships

By Jessica Marcum

Special to the Sentinel

Jessica Marcum is a freelance writer for The Daily Sentinel.

Jessica Marcum is a freelance writer for The Daily Sentinel.