VFW Post 8054 holds 8th Annual Car Truck and Bike Show

Story and Photos By Donna Carver

July 1, 2014

The rain came and went but the car show enthusiasts stayed on Sunday June 8, 2014 for the 8th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show held by the VFW Post 8054 in Mt. Gilead.

The rain may have kept some from entering but those who did enter drew a sizable crowd to the event.

Chosen Best of Show was a 1949 Oldsmobile 98 owned by Harold Williams of Mansfield.

Other awards included: Commander’s Choice, a 1963 Avanti owned by Carol McCutcheon, Canteen Choice, a 1978 Chevy truck owned by Jane Fitzpatrick, Men’s Auxiliary, a 1955 Chevy owned by Dan bending of Mt. Gilead, Women‘s Auxiliary, a 1957 Chevy Bel Air owned by Art and Judy Snider of Bellville, Best Original Un-restored, a 1975 Dodge Charger owned by George Massey, Best Rat Rod, a 1984 Blazer owned by J.C. Campbell, Best Rat Rod, a 1972 Rail Buggy owned by Robert Zinn, Favorite Trike, a 1968 VW Trike owned by Jim Seymour, Favorite Trike, a 1989 VW Trike owned by Charlie Moore, Favorite Trike, a 1971 VW Trike owned by Russ Russell, Favorite Motorcycle, a 2003 Big Dog owned by Terry Mosher, Favorite Motorcycle, a 2011 Harley Road King owned by Chuck Self and Favorite Motorcycle, a 2004 Suzuki Savage owned by Cody Adkins.

The VFW Post 8054 would like to thank all of the sponsors for the trophies and door prizes and a special thank you to VFW Post 8054 and all the people who gave up their time to make the event a success.