The Hannibal Parks and Recreation Department celebrated the first day of spring Friday by announcing the winners of it's third annual Snowman Contest.

Parks and Rec took a total of 32 entries through mid-March which were built within the city of Hannibal.

The entries were judged by Mayor Roy Hark and members of the Hannibal Park Board.

Here were the winners:

The Most Hannibal Spirit Award went to Ashlyn and Claudia Nichols

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Emily Stevenson won the Biggest Award

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The judges couldn't settle on one winner for Most Creative, so they awarded three places.

Third place went to Pyper Davey Vogel

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Second place was awarded to Hannah Gentry and Shannon Murray

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And, first place in the Most Creative Category was won by Madelyn, Olivia and Thatcher Johnson and Ainsley Bennett.

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All the winners got prize packages that included prizes from FACT, Java Jive and Paddlewheel Popcorn.