Big Event winners

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Houston Buchanan, winner of the $500 first-place prize in the Big Event gas giveaway, said the Shell gas cards would come in handy in the New Year. Winners were drawn randomly from among entries with the correct answer of 13 logos in a special section sponsored by the Times-Gazette and Southern Energy. (T-G Photo by Jason Reynolds)

Gary Neese of Bell Buckle was the second prize winner, receiving $300 in Shell cards. Neese said he counted the logos several times, coming up with 12 each time -- and his wife came up with the actual correct answer. (T-G Photo by John I. Carney)
Third place winner Jimmy Gray of Shaw Road received $200 in gas cards from Southern Energy and credited his wife as well. (T-G Photo by John I. Carney)