First winner tagged in photo contest

Posted Monday, Jun. 10, 2013  comments  Print Reprints

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April Burdett of Mansfield ran away with the first prize in the News-Mirror’s My Mansfield Photo Contest with this photo of her son Conner. She takes home a $20 gift certificate from Mary Lou’s Sandwich Shoppe in downtown Mansfield.

Do you have a prize-winning photo? We will have 11 more weekly winners who will receive prizes from other local merchants and have their photos appear in the News-Mirror, so get out your cameras and start shooting!

Show us how you see Mansfield -- whether it’s a t-ball game, graduation photo, fun day at Hawaiian Falls or a lazy day at home. At the end of the summer, we’ll have a display of all the winners in a special My Mansfield photo exhibit. We will also feature as many entries as possible on our website,

Here’s the specifics: Photos must be high-resolution jpegs, at least 200 dpi and at least 8 inches wide, and submitted by noon Friday to to be considered for that week’s contest. The photographer’s name, address, e-mail and phone number must accompany each photo. Photos must be taken in Mansfield.

The contest will run through Aug. 23. Family members of News-Mirror or Star-Telegram employees are not eligible.

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