Keepin’ it juicy! World famous Tomato Eating Contest held this past weekend(winners announced)

Keepin’ it juicy! World famous Tomato Eating Contest held this past weekend(winners announced)

On Saturday, the annual Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Tomato Eating Contest was held, with three divisions, a celebrity division, a 12 and under division, and a professional division. Celebrities included Bryan Sanders for his wife, gubernatorial candidate Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who was also present; state Land Commissioner Tommy Land; District 94 state Rep. Jeff…

Locals compete in annual tomato packing contest(winners announced+photos from the event)

Locals compete in annual tomato packing contest(winners announced+photos from the event)

The 2022 Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival’s annual Tomato Packing Contest was held Friday, June 10, 2022 on the court square in Warren, featuring the best of the best tomato box speed packers from the world capital of tomato farming. Winner’s included the following(Photos by Tim Kessler.): More photos from the event:

Goodness gracious “Great Bowls of Fire Contest” features the best salsa in Arkansas(winners announced)

Goodness gracious “Great Bowls of Fire Contest” features the best salsa in Arkansas(winners announced)

There is simply no greater salsa competition than right here in the home of the South Arkansas Vine Ripened Bradley County Pink Tomato! The Great Bowls of Fire Salsa Contest, sponsored by Warren Bank and Trust, was held this weekend during the annual Festival in Warren. Winners were: Lauren Bryant, best looking; Holley McVay, best…

County students take part in GFWC Warren Woman’s Club art contest

County students take part in GFWC Warren Woman’s Club art contest

GFWC Warren Woman’s Club released winners of the Annual Bradley County Ten Penny Art Contest for 2022. Art was judged by Rob Reep local artist and 2021 juried art winner. Art supplies were awarded as prizes for winners with the exception of Overall Winners who received cash awards. Shown in the above photo from the…

January 28 deadline for submitting Pink Tomato Festival T-Shirt Contest artwork

January 28 deadline for submitting Pink Tomato Festival T-Shirt Contest artwork

Time is running out! The Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Committee is accepting submissions for the 2022 Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival T-shirt design contest. The winning entry will be used as the official design to be printed on the 2022 T-shirt, and/or on souvenirs, posters, brochures, and other media used to publicize the 2022…

Tomato Festival now taking 2022 t-shirt design contest submissions

Tomato Festival now taking 2022 t-shirt design contest submissions

The Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Committee is accepting submissions for the 2022 Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival T-shirt design contest. The winning entry will be used as the official design to be printed on the 2022 t-shirt, and/or on souvenirs, posters, brochures, and other media used to publicize the 2022 festival.  All sales will…

Union Bank sponsoring costume contest at Bradley County tent or treat

Union Bank sponsoring costume contest at Bradley County tent or treat

Saturday’s Tent or Treat event on Main Street in Warren will feature a Halloween costume contest sponsored by Union Bank and Trust. The contest will feature on Main Street at 6:30 p.m. Cash prizes will be offered in multiple categories. Bradley Counties Tent or Treat event will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.…

Make Warren Shine awarded Shelter Insurance contest grant

Make Warren Shine awarded Shelter Insurance contest grant

Local civic volunteer group Make Warren Shine has been awarded a Shelter Insurance contest award for their video submission titled “Thankful for Our Community.” Make Warren Shine’s video submission was awarded one of the five awards given out by Shelter Insurance in the voting competition which ended earlier this month. The first place winner was…