|Top 12 will be featured in 2013 calendar|
Olivia Hodges, 11-month-old daughter of Anthony and Stephanie Hodges of Rocky Mount, is this year’s winner of the Franklin County Cutest Baby Photo Contest.
Monday, September 24, 2012
By CHARLES BOOTHE - Staff Writer
The winners of the Franklin County Cutest Baby Photo Contest have been chosen.
All of the top 12 will be featured on a 2013 calendar as a fundraiser for the Franklin County Perinatal Education Center.
Olivia Hodges, 11 months old, was the winner. She is the daughter of Anthony and Stephanie Hodges of Rocky Mount.
Second place went to Luna-Luz Ferguson, the 7-month-old daughter of Brandy Ferguson of Rocky Mount.
Isabella Gilbert, the 12-month-old daughter of Christina and Randy Gilbert of Rocky Mount, won third place.
Other babies that will be on the calendar include:
•Riley Dillon, 14 months old, the son of Jessica Stiltner and Jason Dillon of Moneta.
•Mallory Poindexter, 13 months old, the daughter of Leigh Ann Poindexter of Hardy.
•Emma Gordon, 13 months old, the daughter of Mark and Amy Gordon of Ferrum.
•Levi Pickeral, 7 months old, the son of Amelia and Marty Pickeral of Penhook.
•Benjamin Furrow, 18 months old, the son of Steve and Lettitia Furrow of Rocky Mount.
•Demetri Harrison, 7 months old, the son of Johnathon and Samantha Harrison of Rocky Mount.
•Ailani Acosta, 18 months old, the daughter of Jamie and Oscar Acosta of Rocky Mount.
•Kaycen Redd, 3 months old, the son of Dashief Redd and Brittany Perdue of Rocky Mount.
•Gracelynn Cook, 9 months old, the daughter of Sabrina and Myron Cook of Glade Hill.
Amy Pendleton, director of the perinatal center, said the calendars should go on sale in November.
This year, each child in the calendar will be dressed up with different occupational attire, Pendleton said.
The attire will relate to the business that sponsors the month.