After thousands of votes from across the country, Joseph Felix's home was crowned the best decked house in the country and the winner of $100,000 for local schools.
Monday, December 31, 2012
In this year's Deck the House contest, the second time was the charm. Joseph Felix's Dallas home outshined the other 24 finalists to win the 2012 Deck the House contest and $100,000 for Paulding County Schools. After placing second in the nationwide voting in the 2011 contest, the Felix home received nearly 11,000 votes this year to finally win Deck the House. The home, with 100,000 computer animated holiday lights choreographed to Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas is You," received about 300 more votes than a home in Coventry, R.I., which finished in second place. Judging by the 80 comments on the Felixes' Deck the House submission, visiting the home has become a holiday tradition in Paulding County. Many people said they bring …
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Voting in Patch contest continues online through Jan. 8. Vote once once a day, every day.
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Friday, December 30, 2011
Congratulations to the 24 Finalists in Patch’s "Deck the House" Contest. The Grand Prize Winner will be determined by your votes, and the public schools in the winner's town will receive $100,000! So vote once a day, every day though Jan. 8 for your favorite entry, and spread the word! See photos of all 24 Finalists and vote here. Here is the list of the Top 24 Finalists and their Patch sites: Davis, CA – Kristy Powell Rohnert Park, CA – Scott Weaver Monrovia, CA – Michael Allen Killingworth-Durham-Middlefield, CT – Leslie Gorski Orange, CT – Peggy Koether Palm Harbor, FL – John Banacki Dallas-Hiram, GA – Joey Felix (Felix Family) Bolingbrook, IL – Jack Frohn Danvers, MA – Christine Elliott Columbia. MD – Charles Daniels Affton-…