Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Red Hills Car Show - Biggest Yet!!

(from car show organizers)-The Red Hills Festival Car Show of
2015 was the best car show in festival history with 126 entries and some of the most beautiful cars and and trucks you can imagine. There were some unusual vehicles like the County Camper that drew a lot of attention. Our friends from all over Mississippi as well as some new friends from California, all came out on a beautiful Saturday in May to share our love our cars and trucks. We thank you for joining us.

Thank you to the sponsors and those donating door prizes. The sponsors include:
Southern Auto Body, Bobby Baker Construction, Jayroe's Body Shop, Pearson Services, Inc, The Crawley Law Firm, RSS Richardson, The Taylor Group, Regions Bank, South Louisville Auto Repair, Heard's Collision & Repair Center, Precision Frame & Body Shop, Fresh Market Grill, Bullock Toyota, Gookin Customs & Quick Lube,LLC, Kinard Kustom Restoration, ALFA Insurance, Wilson Motorsports and Dihan McCullough Realty.

Door prizes were provided by Walmart, Sonic Drive In, Auto Zone,
Rebel Auto Parts, NAPA Auto Parts, O"Reilly Auto Parts, Pack Rat, Waring Oil Company, M & N Computers, Pizza Hut, Lake Tiak O Khata, Southern Traditions, Just Teasin Salon & Boutik, Rhonda Rogers State Farm Insurance, Bancorpsouth, Renasant Bank, Citizen's Bank, Charley McCool's Pharmacy, Little Ceasers Pizza and Dihan McCullough Realty.

The winners in the RHCS included the Best of Show award that went to Terry Cox of Aberdeen, MS in a 1984 El Camino.

The Jerry (Red) Taylor award went to Melissa Reid of Union in a 1964 Ford Fairlane. The Jerry Hendrix award went to

Jerry Sanders of Ackerman with a 1958 Ford Fairlane 500. The W.A. (Bill) Taylor award went to Scott Hendrix of Tupelo with a 1938 Buick Special Convertible.

The class winners are as follows.

Production Cars Pre 1948
1. Scott Hendrix Tupelo 1938 Buick Special Convertible
2. Scott Hendrix Tupelo 1946 Ford Super Deluxe Convertible
3 Charles Guyton Starkville 1930 Model A Ford
Production car 1949-1960
1. Cole Maddox Brandon 1957 Chevy Belaire
2. Margie Chandler Bruce 1956 Ford T-Bird
3. Jim Nail Oxford 1959 Chevrolet

Production Cars 1961-19761. Sam Hupperich Raymond 1964 Ford Falcon
2. JR & Lisa Piner Pearl 1966 Ford GTA
3. Mack Jones Philaelphia 1967 El Cameo

Production Cars 1977-20091. Wilbert C. Beatty Columbus 1989 Pontiac Turbo TransAM
2. William Clark Louisville 1994 Z28 Camero Convertible
3. Brando Steele Smithville 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT

Production Car 2010 - Present
1. Mike Smith Meridian 2015 Ford Mustang
2. Zackery Partridge Collinsville 2004 Ford Thunderbird

Street Rods
1. Billy & Cheryl Williamson Meridian 1939 Chevrolet
2. James Roach Coffeeville 1948 Chevrolet
3. John Bolden Raymond 1947 Chevrolet

Street Machine
1. Chris Padvich Smithville 1993 Toyoto Supra
2. James & Brenda Young Kosciusko 1958 Edsel
3. Joshua J. Smith Columbus 1993 Mitsubishi 3000 GT

Mustang Production 1964-1973
1. Mark Anthony Starkville 1966 Mustang
2. Jenny Tutor Brandon 1965 Mustang Convertible
3. Roger Reid Union 1969 Mustang

Mustang 1974-Present

1. Edward Bennamon DeKalb 2010 Ford Shelby GT 500
2. Bob Sweeney Amory 2008 Mustang GT
3. Eric Sullivan Louisville 1987 Mustang

Mustang Modified
1. Norman Hass Tupelo 2014 Mustang Roush
2. Ernie Wilkerson Philadelphia 1965 Mustang
3. Matt Miller Sturgis 1971 Mustang

Corvette Production 1953-1983
1. Jim Hemphill Starkville 1962 Corvette
2. Rick Jenkins Ackerman 1980 Corvette
3. Scott Hendrix Tupelo 1978 Corvette

Corvette Production 1984-Present
1. Rick Love Columbus 1987 Corvette
2. Penny Eakes Philadelphia 2014 Corvette
3. Ralph Self West 1989 Corvette

Corvette Modified1. James Green Kosciusko 1958 Corvette
2. Ken Prince Collinsville 2003 Corvette

Muscle Cars
1. Jimmy Tutor Brandon 1969 Dodge Cornet RT
2. J.W. & Angela Haimes Madison 1969 Dodge
3. Jimmy Miskelly West Point 1969 Pontiac

Volkswagen
1. Jack Mann Carthage 1974 Volkswagen
2. Joyce Hill Louisville Volkswagen

Classic Ford
1. Melissa Reid Union 1964 Ford Fairlane
2. Gary & Betty Brown Kosciusko 1950 Tudor Sedan
3. Garrett Bravn Tupelo 1956 Ford

Production Truck up to 1974
1. Charles Kitchens Louisville 1953 Chevy
2. Scott Hendrix Tupelo 1965 Ford F-250 Camper Special
3. Walter Robinson Tupelo 1965 Ford Ranger

Production Trucks 1975 -2009
1. Larry & Shelby Nichols Pearl 1975 Chevy LUV
2. Scott & Eron Hendrix Tupelo 1979 Ford F150
3. Elmer Talbert Collinsville 1976 F150

Modified Trucks up to 1974
1. Trey Langston Carthage 1967 Chevy C10
2. Sam & Kathy Blanton Dunsmuir,Ca 1957 Ford
3. Don Rainwater Coiumbus 1971 Chevrolet

Modified Trucks 1975 to present1. Terry Cox Aberdeen 1984 El Camino
2. Johnny Cummings Amory 1986 Chevy
3. Larry & Shelby Nichols Pearl 2001 Chevy 3500

Classic Chevy stock
1. Wayne T. Hill Louisville 1957 Chevy

Classic Chevy
1. Gale & Ruth Anne Sherman Starkville 1957 Chevy
2. Sally Wilkerson Philadelphia 1957 Chevy Sedan Delivery
3. Johnny Ridout Phildelphia 1957 Chevy Belair

Rat Rod
1. Ben Kilgore Caledonai 1948 Ford Camper

Motorcycle Production
1. Clarke Terney Louisville 1990 Suzuki

Motorcycle Modified
1. Cameron Clark Louisville 1966 Honda

FOUR wheel drive
1. Dustin Pearson Louisville 2014 Dodge
2. Dink Eakes Philadelphia 1986 Jeep

Under Construction
1. Margaret Maxwell Mathiston 1979 Pontiac
2. Jerry Palmer Brandon 1965 Plymouth Barracuda
3. KYLE McCormick Louisville 1968 Ford F100