MACOMB — Mayor Inman is grateful for the input of the judges who passed along the winning names and addresses for this year’s Christmas lighting contest.
The City of Macomb awarded a total of $225 in Chamber of Commerce gift certificates for first, second and third place prizes as follows:
• First Place – Curtis and Christine Farr at 625 Compton Parkway
• Second Place – Scott and Christine Edwards at 912 E. Oak St.
• Third Place – George and Ruth Ann Hartmann at 1915 W. Adams St.
This year marks the third year that the family of Marilyn Joyce Lock has collaborated with the city in sponsoring the Christmas lighting contest. Marilyn and her husband, Paul, have long been recognized in the community as avid believers in spreading the joy and true meaning of Christmas. In memory of Marilyn, who passed away in 2015, the Locke family awarded a grand prize of $250 in Chamber of Commerce gift certificates to Tom and Donna Quick of 1342 Carolbeth Ave.
The city also wishes to recognize Monte and Gina Colley of 269 Jana Road with an honorable mention for their outstanding electronic Christmas lighting display.
This year’s honorable mention in the business category is awarded to Grand Prairie Assisted Living.

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