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A Mother's Day moment

Paige Liday, 9, scores prize packages for mom as winner of the Spotlight's 2016 Mother's Day essay contest


SPOTLIGHT PHOTO: DARRYL SWAN - Scappoose's Bryann Liday (right), along with daughter Paige, 10, and son Layne, 9.

Scappoose's Bryann Liday (right), along with daughter Paige, 10, and son Layne, 9, stopped by the Spotlight office earlier this month to pick up a prize package after Paige, a fifth-grader at Otto Petersen Elementary School, won the Spotlight's 2016 Mother's Day essay contest (see May 6 issue, page A15).

Among the prizes was a $50 Fred Meyer gift card, $20 gift certificate from Bella Maison, a manicure at Scappoose Nail Salon, $10 Bertucci's Premier Chocolate and Sandwich Shop gift certificate, $10 Sunshine Pizza gift certificate, and a free oil/lube/filter service courtesy of St. Helens Auto Center. The Spotlight would like to thank its advertising partners for helping make the contest possible, including Sunshine Pizza, Richardson's Furniture, St. Helens Auto Center, Bella Maison, Bertucci's Premier Chocolates and Sandwich Shop, and Stan's Refrigerators and Appliance.