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2016-9-29

Winners of 2016 VPF Car Show Announced

54th ANNUAL VPF CAR AND TRUCK SHOW

2016 Special Awards

2016 Dash Plaque Recipient: Roy A. Roberts Jr. “Big Al”

#

AWARD

VEHICLE

OWNER

1

Most Chrome

1957 Chevy Bel Air

Connie Jordan

2

Least Chrome

1919 Ford Model T

Billy Soles

3

Highest Ride

1963 Ford F-100

Richard Wrenn

4

Lowest Ride

1955 Chevy Bel Air

Charlie Robinson

5

Most Original            

1967 Pontiac GTO

Kelvin Clarke

6

Best Interior

1955 Chevy Bel Air

Thurston Vann

7

Best Exterior

2014 Harley CVO

Amy Long

8

Best Engine                

1955 Chevy Bel Air

James Wrenn

9

Appreciation, ’16 Dash Plate

1961 Ford Conv. Sunliner

Roy A. Roberts Jr.

10

Charles Taylor Mem. Award

1964 Chevy Impala SS

Billy & Kathy Rackley

11

Pam’s Choice Award

1974 Chevy Camero

Roscoe Reavis

12

People’s Choice Award

1988 Chevy Monte Carlo

Joseph Seward

13

Most Club Participation

Oldies But Goodies     

#10

14

Best Paint

1966 Ford Mustang

Chuck Floyd

15

Best Appearing, Ford

1962 Ford Galaxy 500

Tommy Hawkins

16

Best Appearing, Ford Truck

1966 Ford F-100

Bert Dickens

17

Best Appearing, Import

2007 Subaru WRX

Eddie Pearce

18

Best Appearing, GM Product

1955 Chevy Bel Air

Charlie Robinson

19

Best Appearing, GM Truck

1965 Chevy Pick-up

Walter Lynch

20

Best Appearing, Mopar

1968 Plymouth Rd.Runner

Doug & Sue Vaughn

21

Best Appearing  Mopar Truck

None

None

22

Best Appearing Antique

1933 Ford Tudor

Alan Fibish

23

Best Appearing, Motorcycle,  “Daily Rider”

2011 Harley CVO Soft Tail

Michael Long

24

Best Appearing, Motorcycle

2009 Suzuki Hogabusa

Marcus Long

25

Best Appearing, New Model

2015 Chevy Colorado

Benjamin Torbert

26

Best Appearing, Race Car

1969 Chevy Camero

Billy Lyles

27

Best Appearing, Street Rod

1950 Chevy Bel Air

Joe Barnes

28

Best Display

1967 Ford Mustang Conv.

Susan Harrell

29

Best Peanut Display

1967 Dodge Dart GTS

Billy Prince

30

Billy Harrup Memorial Award “Make a Buck Truck”

1936 Rat Rod Truck

Herbert  Smiley

31

Top Dog Award

1965 Chevy CorvetteConv.

Herbert Tuck Jr.

32

Seein’ Nothin’ But Taillights

1982 Chevy S-10

Stuart Slagle

33

Pro’s Pick

1959 Chevy Impala

Don Vtipil

34

Virginia Wheels Club Choice

1957 Chevy Pick-up

Dave Driver

  35

Distance Award

130 Miles

Marcus Long

36

Johnny Pearson Mem. Award

1962 Chevy Impala

Cindy Vann

37

Billy Hedgepeth Mem. Award

1965 Ford Mustang GT

Jason Ellis

38

George Blick Mem. Award

1953 Ford F-100

Bruce Vecchioni

39

Good Guys Award

1936 Chevy Coupe

Wright & Cindy Pond

40

Special Interest Award

1937 Chevy 2 dr. Sedan

Bruce Tudor

41     

Best In Show, Street Rod                                                   

1932 Ford Coupe

Chris Ellis

42

Best In Show, Motorcycle

2012 Road Yamaha

Johnnie & Debbie Long

  43

Best In Show, Truck

1933 Ford Pick-up

Bill Austin

  44

Best In Show, Car

1969 Chevy Chevelle

Gary Houchins

"Do You Have a Cat?"

If you ask this question to the most
Then pay attention to what they say
You'll find so many will say yes
But don't k know where it is today.
 
Now this is the truth without a doubt
And the reasoning isn't hard
Yes if you don't feed them regularly
They will wander to another yard.
 
You can take my word straight to the bank
For on the subject a specialist I be
The past eight years I've caught sixty in my yard
And none of them belonged to me.
 
Well my cat loves me very much
For I feed her every day
Now this is what each one must do
Or you'll create another stray.
 
Now if we could turn them into tourists
The city would be so proud
Yet keeping a cat not spayed or neutered
Should not be allowed.
 
yes each dog requires a license
And each year must get required shots
it might be good to do the same with cats
Causing a cut back in many spots.
 
Now I am an animal lover
But my thoughts on this don't vary
The many cats loose on our city streets
Just how much disease do they carry?
 
Roy E.. Schepp
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