Winners of prizes announced in 3rd round of vaccination sweepstakes


CHARLESTON — Gov. Jim Justice announced Wednesday the winners of 47 prizes, including a pair of college scholarships, as part of the 3rd prize giveaway of the “Do it for Babydog: Save a life, Change your life” Vaccination Sweepstakes.

Devin Dawson of Alma and Paige Stanley of Parkersburg were named as the winners of two full four-year scholarships to any public institution in the state.

Gov. Justice also gave men from Fairmont and Clendenin the surprise of a lifetime Wednesday, presenting them both with the keys to brand-new, custom-outfitted trucks as part of the vaccination sweepstakes. James Sanson, of Fairmont, and William Harris, of Clendenin, were personally greeted by the Governor and Babydog, who shared the exciting news that they were among the lucky West Virginians whose names had been drawn as big winners in the 3rd prize drawing of the sweepstakes.

Additional prizes announced include five lifetime hunting licenses, five lifetime fishing licenses, five custom hunting rifles, five custom hunting shotguns, and 25 weekend getaways to West Virginia State Parks.

“DO IT FOR BABYDOG” Prize Winners – July 7, 2021

Custom-Outfitted Truck Winners

James Sanson

William Harris

College Scholarship Winners

Devin Dawson, Alma

Paige Stanley, Parkersburg

Lifetime Hunting License Winners

Joshua Butler, Charleston

Tiffani Hendershot, Parkersburg

Tina Holloway, Upper Tract

Amanda Loftis, Danville

Samuel Powell, Morgantown

Lifetime Fishing License Winners

Chelsea Bonnett, Nitro

Charles Dohring, Huntington

Michelle Holland, Morgantown

Christopher Smith, Bunker Hill

Sherry Sprinkel, Valley Bend

Custom Hunting Rifle Winners

Tiffany Granger, Princeton

Jon Oberly, Morgantown

Carolyn Parrish, Charleston

Andrea Preston, Union

Sheila Rodgers, Moundsville

Custom Hunting Shotgun Winners

Roger Cunningham, Elkview

Wima Keffer, Coal City

Tonya Myers, Morgantown

Michael Perdue, Oak Hill

Lisa Wright, Princeton

State Park Weekend Getaway Winners

Derek Alvis, Princeton

William Ray Arbogast, Wellsburg

Judith Bright, Sutton

Lois Cadle, Cross Lanes

Jeremy Clem, Barboursville

Leah Coburn, Princeton

Holly Conrad, Barboursville

Kelly Dayfield, St. Albans

Roy Durst, Mount Alto

Nancy Giacomo, Boomer

Earnest Gwinn, Meadow Bridge

Kimberly Holder, Alum Creek

Chris Jones, Pennboro

Orlyn Kelley, South Charleston

Terry J. Kidd, Fraziers Bottom

Charles Lockard, Ridgeley

Angalete McBrayer, Racine

Amy McIntire, Lewisburg

Robert Rinehart, Dixie

Jacob Smith, Arthurdale

Janet Smith, Vienna

Ethan Stack, Crab Orchard

Cheryl Wayts, Tallmansville

Cheryl Weaver, Grafton

Han Wu, St. Albans

Vaccinated West Virginians have four more chances to win in the “Do it for Babydog: Save a life, Change your life” Vaccination Sweepstakes.

All West Virginians who have had at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine can register at DoitforBabydog.wv.gov for an opportunity to join the list of winners.

Online registration to be eligible to win in the next prize drawing will remain open until Sunday, July 11, at 11:59 p.m. Winners will be announced next Wednesday, July 14.

Additional prize drawings will be held weekly, with winners being announced each Wednesday through August 4.

Free COVID-19 vaccinations are currently available to all West Virginians ages 12 and older. All West Virginians interested in being vaccinated are encouraged to visit Vaccinate.wv.gov or call the West Virginia Vaccine Info Line: 1-833-734-0965. The info line is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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