The fourth annual Shortline Ramp Festival is in the books, and according to organizers, the 2017 Shortline Ramp Festival was the "best we've had." It was estimated that several hundred were in attendance.
For more photos and news of the event, check out "Shortline Ramp Festival" on Facebook.
Contest winners are as follows:
Photos by Sharon Thomas, Wetzel County Chamber of Commerce
Several vendors were in attendance to sell their goods at the fourth annual Shortline Ramp Festival.
Ramp Eating Contest: Dallas Preatt, 27 ramps in one minute.
Ramp Cook Off: Topsy's Catering (business winner), Shortline Lions Club (non-profit winner)
5K Run Winners: Emma Eckleberry, first; Veronica Eckleberry, second; and Winter Higgins, third
5K Walk Winners: Trace Freed, Tammy Martin, and Levaun West
Kids Box Car Race: Trace, age 2-4 group; Kaidance, age 5-8 group; Charity Bates, age 9-12 group; Rachel Bates, age 13-18 group; and Sonny Conley, 19 and over group