Christmas Decorations & Lights Contest offers huge prizes to winners; VOTE NOW!

December 16, 2021

The Monroe County Herald is pleased to present our second annual Christmas Decorations & Lights Contest. Also sponsoring this contest are the Bank of Brinkley, First Commercial Bank in Brinkley, Merchants & Planters Bank in Clarendon, and First National Bank of Eastern Arkansas in Holly Grove.

The contest was open to all homes and businesses in Monroe County and submissions had to be in by 6 pm on Monday, December 13. We received five entries, all pictured above. Now it's up to the readers to decide who will win the prizes! Voting began on Thursday, December 16 and will continue until midnight on Friday, December 31. Winners will be announced in our January 7, 2022 edition and prizes will be awarded the following week.
Prizes are 1st place: $300, 2nd place: $200 and 3rd place: $100. There are two places to vote for your favorite, visit our website ( and click on the address of your favorite (only one vote per person or email address) OR find the pinned post on our Facebook page ( and either click like or love of the photo of your favorite. You can also vote on our sponsors' Facebook pages when they share our post. All votes will be tallied after midnight on December 31.