Deadline for ugly sweater submissions extended

Staff Report

NEWBERRY COUNTY — The deadline to submit your best ugly sweater photo has been extended. The new deadline to submit your photos is Dec. 7.

The contest will have two divisions, a children’s contest (0-17) and adult (18+).

To submit your photos just go to and click the Ugly Sweater Contest button. You can also find the submission page here (

You can only submit one photo of yourself, so choose your best ugly sweater. We will not accept multiple submissions of a single person. Submissions should also just be of a single person. If you do have a couple photo, please distinguish who is in the competition.

After the submission period ends, the voting will begin. Voting will take place Friday, Dec. 8 and will end on Wednesday, Dec. 13. So be sure to use the same link to vote.

Winners will be revealed in the Dec. 15 edition of The Newberry Observer, which is National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day. The winners for the children division and the adult vision will receive locally provided prizes.

Staff Report