Mantee hosts Black-eyed Pea Festival

From Staff Reports

Mantee’s third annual Black-eyed Pea Festival was Oct. 27.

The festival featured 22 vendors and 25 entries in the classic car contest. Roger Cox, Ron King and the Long triplets provided entertainment.

In the 5K run, the top three male winners were Rhett Parker, Wes Johnson and Hunter Moore. The top three female winners were April Moore, Debe McCarter and Sara Ferguson.

Winners of the 1-mile fun run were Whitney Winter, Jordan Johnson and Annie Gibson.

Winners of the cooking contest were Joe and Kathy Johnson.