Light and Champion 2018 Readers Choice Winners announced

Below is a list of the 2018 Light and Champion, Reader's Choice winners for Shelby County. Click below to access photo gallery. 


2018 Readers Choice Advertising Gallery


Food and Beverage

Asian Food  Royal Buffet

Bakery Sassy Red’s

Barbeque Darrells BBQ

Beer Store Pineywoods Beverage

Breakfast Darrells

Chicken Fried Steak Pineywoods Seafood

Coffee John C. Rogers

Coldest Beer Pineywoods Beverage

Convenience Store R&D Texaco

Crawfish The Catch

Desserts Dairy Queen

Dinner The Catch

Fast Food Coffee McDonalds

Fast Food Restaurant Chicken Express

French Fries McDonalds

Fried Chicken Chicken Express

Fried Fish The Catch

Gravy Pineywoods Seafood

Hamburger The Catch

Health Food Center Health & Harmony

Ice Cream Dairy Queen

Iced Tea Chicken Express

Lunch Ranco Grande

Margarita Sombrero’s

Mexican Food Rancho Grande

Milkshake Dairy Queen

Pizza Pizzeria

Salad TR’s Steakhouse

Seafood The Catch

Snowcone Stand Granny B’s

Specialty Coffee John C Rogers

Steak TR’s Steakhouse

Tacos Rancho Grande

Waiter/Waitress Victor Galvan – Margaritas

Wine Selection Pineywoods Beverage


Business & Financial Services

Business Banking Farmers State Bank

Financial Advisor Chance Shoop

Insurance Agent Sandy Wheeler – State Farm

Law Firm Ken Muckelroy Law Firm

Personal Banking Farmers State Bank

Sign Company The Sign Shop

Taxprep Services H&R Block

Tech Services Wes Tech



Apparel & Jewelry

Boutique Cor Boutique

Children’s Apparel Dazzle Me Pink & Blue

Infant/Toddler’s Apparel Lasting Impressions

Men’s Apparel Bealls

Western Wear Ace Hardware

Women’s Apparel Hissy Fit



ATV Center Motor ATV

Auto Parts Toledo Automotive

Automotive Repair Center Auto Repair

Custom Accessories Ultra Shade

New Car Dealer Ray Jones Chevrolet

Oil Change Quick Lube

Paint & Body Shop Automotive Collision

Tire Dealer Center Tire/Haslam/Timpson

Towing Company Hughes Wrecker/Jason Burch

Used Car Dealer Center Motor Co.



Hotel/Motel Holiday Inn Express

Photography Studio Snell Photography

Wedding Venue Southern Belle


Residential Services

Home Builder James Goodwyn

Mortgage Lender Farmers State Bank

Real Estate Agent Tammy Steptoe

Real Estate Company Steptoe Realty

Commercial Rental Property Mathews Realty

Title Company  Professional Title Services, Inc (Ken Muckelroy Law Firm


Home & Family Services

Air Conditioning Adams Electric – Jeryl Adams

Baby Registry Payne & Payne Home N' Suchlike

Cell Phone Company Cellular One

Church St. Therese of Lissieux

Dry Cleaners R&M Cleaners

Electrical Repair Gary Helton Electric

Funeral Home Watson & Son

Glass Retailer Center Glass

Home Remodeler George Andrews

Home Improvement Supplies Covington Lumber

Internet Service Provider ATT

Lawn Care/Landscaping Ricky Lee Lawn Service

Package Delivery Service East Texas Awards & Engraving

Pest Control Collins Pest Control

Pet Groomer Doggie Day Spa

Pet Service All Gods Creatures

Plumbing Service Isch Plumbing

Postal Carrier Dana Hale

Preschool/Headstart First Baptist Center

Private School Center Christian Academy

Rain Gutter Company S Goodwin Roof

Roofing Company S Goodwin Roof

Storage Facility Borders Storage

Veterinary Clinic Small Animal Shelby Vet

Veterinary Clinic Large Animal Shelby Vet

Water & Ice Co. Texas Glacier & Ice

Water Well/Septic Service Pixie


Home Furnishing

Antique Store Nettie’s Nook

Appliance Store Ivan Smith

Bridal Registry Lasting Impressions

Flooring Company Russell Floors

Florist Center Floral

Furniture Store Ivan Smith


Outdoor, Farm & Ranch

Hunting Supplies Wal-Mart

Gun Dealer Dependable Arms

Taxidermist Shootin’ Straight

Outdoor/Farm & Ranch Equipment Ace Hardware

Poultry Equipment Borders Poultry

Seed & Feed Retailer Boles Feed


Health & Wellness

Assisted Living Lakeside Village Assisted Living

Barber Boyd Adams

Chiropractor Dr. Luquette

Dental Care Dr. Coffin

Dr. Office/Clinic Dr. Cline

Family Nurse Practitioner Bridget Hughes,  R.N., M.S.N., FNP-C.

Fitness Center Anytime Fitness

Hair Salon Elite Hair Design

Hair Stylist Candace Eaves – Elite

Home Health Care Jordan Home Health

Hospice Care Affinity Hospice

Manicure/Pedicure Classic Nails

Message Therapist Lori Eldridge

Nail Salon Classic Nails

Nail Technician Lillie Moody – Classic Nails

Nurse RN/LVN Laci Star RN/LVN

Skilled Nursing Facility Focused Care

Orthodontist Hinkley

Pediatric Care Eve Durham, R.N., FNP-C. at Hope Community Medical

Pharmacy CVS

Pharmacist Albert Axen at CVS

Physical Therapy Pine Grove Nursing Center

Physician Dr. Singson

Tanning Salon Aiken Tan

Vision Care Dr. Golden – Golden Eye Clinic


Community Service

Community Leader Mayor David Chadwick

Non-profit Organization CASA

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