Applications sought for peanut recipe contest

DUBLIN — Dig out your favorite peanut recipe and brush up on your cooking skills — then make plans to enter the cooking contest during the Dublin Peanut Festival on Sept. 16.

Dishes will be judged in three categories: Candy, Bread and Dessert.

Contestants will be divided into two age groups: Youth (ages 8 to 16) and Adult (ages 17 and up). Age is determined by the age you will be on the day of the festival.

Cash prizes will be awarded in each category: First place will be $50, second place will be $30 and third place will be $20.

All applications must be received by Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 5 p.m.

For an application and a complete list of the rules, please call Sandra Cain at 910-862-4591.