Park district announces photo contest winners

Lyra Dicken won best of show in the 19th annual Seneca County Park District Photo Contest in the adult contest with a photo she called “Wind on ice,” and the People’s Choice Award went to Dennis Walter for “Cornfield Spiderweb.”

The youth best-of-show winner was Layla Glenn with her photos called “Pride,” and the youth People’s Choice award went to Emarie Huffman, “Go With The Flow.”

Winners in adult categories were:


1. Dawn Mizen, “Little Angel”

2. Walter, “Swallowtail”

3. Walter, “American Goldfinch”

Park District Scenes

1. Mizen, “Fall Beauty”

2. Shelby Monroe, “Sky High”

3. Monroe, “Yellow in Green”


1. Dicken, “The World Turned Upside Down”

2. Mizen, “Free Spirit”

3. Walter, “Red-winged Blackbird Sunrise”


1. Walter, “Cornfield Spiderweb”

2. Ted Willman, “Brothers”

3. Walter, “Pasture Sunrise”

Category winners in the youth competition were:

Ages 5 to 10

1. Huffman, “Go With The Flow”

2. Glenn, “White Tip Tree”

3. Brody Rose, “Black-eyed Susan”

Ages 11 to 16

1. Lindsay Lucius, “Porcupine Flower”

2. Lucius, “Honeycomb”

3. Brianna Long, “Serenity”