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Yard-of-the-Month

April 2015 - Yard of the Month

April 2015 Yard of the Month

The April Yard of the Month winner is Deloris Forrest Bryan, of Forrest Lane on Hwy 35 West.

The selection was made by the Town & Country Garden Club and presented by the Monticello Drew County Chamber of Commerce director Glenda Nichols.

Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

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Please call 367-6741 to nominate your favorite Drew County yard for one of our Yard of the Month awards.

 

August 2014 - Yard of the Month

August 2014 Yard of the Month

Yard Of The Month for August was Brenda and Jim Adcock, located on 225 Garnett Road.  Brenda is show here with her grandson.

 

May 2014 - Yard of the Month

May 2014 Yard of the Month

The May Yard Of The Month winner is the home of Danny & Monica Smith, located on Hwy 425 South, in the White Hall community.

The honor is decided by the Town & Country Garden Club, and recognized by the Chamber of Commerce.

May 29, 2014 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

April 2014 - Yard of the Month

April 2014 Yard of the Month

The April Yard of the Month award went to Mary and Richard Tucker, 300 West College Street.  They have worked for years to create a beautiful backyard that is absolutely spectacular when azaleas are in full bloom.

Show in the photo are Yvette Harris and Glenda Nichols (representing the Monticello-Drew County Chamber of Commerce) and Cindy Akin (daughter of the homeowners)

Please call 367-6741 to nominate your favorite Drew County yard for one of our Yard of the Month awards.

 

August 2013 - Yard of the Month

August 2013 Yard of the Month

Mrs. Addie Washington of Maria Place was this month’s recipient of the Chamber of Commerce Yard of the Month award, selected by the Town and Country Garden Club.

Mrs. Washington was notified of the award on her 85th birthday. Mrs. Washington stated that her daughter, Joyce Darrough, who also shares the same birth date, does most of the gardening now. Mrs. Washington’s daughters, Mrs. Hazelene McCray, not pictured, and Ms. Darrough, were both present for the award presentation, by Glenda Nichols of the Chamber.

August 12, 2013 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

June 2013 - Yard of the Month

June 2013 Yard of the Month

Bolling St. Family Earns “Yard of the Month” Honor
Ken and Brenda Kendrick were recognized as the Monticello “Yard of the Month”.

The award is presented by the Chamber of Commerce, and selected by the Town & Country Garden Club.
They complimented Bill’s Lawn Care and Ed’s Produce for their assistance n the yard’s appearance.

June 7, 2013 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

September 2012 - Yard of the Month

September 2012 Yard of the Month

This month’s Yard of the Month honor goes Linda and Grady Tabor, at the corner of Country Club Lane and Old Hwy 35 West, for their work to beautify their front, side and back yard area.

Congratulations for a job well done.   The award is chosen by the Town & Country Garden Club and presented by the Monticello / Drew County Chamber of Commerce.

September 28, 2012 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

August 2012 - Yard of the Month

August 2012 Yard of the Month

Mike and Mildred McGinnis were awarded the Yard of the Month honor for the work they’ve done at their Glenwood Drive home.  Glenda Nichols of the Chamber of Commerce made the presentation, Friday, which was decided by the Town & Country Garden Club.    Mike and Mildred want to express their appreciation to Fuller’s Lawn & Garden and Joe Bonfanti, for their assistance in achieving this honor

To nominate someone for Yard of the Month, call the Chamber at 367-6741.

August 3, 2012 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

June 2012 - Yard of the Month

June 2012 Yard of the Month

Laura and Jerry Smith, of Falls Drive, were chosen by the Town & County Garden Club to have earned the June Yard of the Month.

Shown with Mrs. Laura is Glenda Nichols, of the Chamber of Commerce.  Shown with Mr. Jerry is the couple’s granddaughter.

June 26, 2012 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

July 2011 - Yard of the Month

July Yard of the Month

The most recent winner of the “Yard of the Month” is the home of Major and DeAnna Blissett.
The Blissetts live at the intersection of Old HWY 35 West and Wake Robin.

Their hard work earned their home the recognition, as selected by the Town and County Garden Club, and presented by the Chamber of Commerce.

They were presented the yard sign recognizing their accomplishment, Friday, by Glenda Nichols, of the Chamber of Commerce.

July 2011 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive

 

June 2011 - Yard of the Month

June Yard of the Month

Marvin’s (and Shelby’s) Gardens Named “Yard of the Month”

The hard work of Marvin and Shelby Williams, of Bowser Road, has earned their home the honor of being named “Yard of the Month”, as selected by the Town and County Garden Club, and presented by the Chamber of Commerce.

Marvin and Shelby were presented the yard sign recognizing their accomplishment, Friday, by Glenda Nichols, of the Chamber of Commerce.

June 2011 – Courtesy of Joe Burgess, MonticelloLive