Six months of hard work paid off.
The top three contestants in the "Choose to Lose Weight Loss Challenge," sponsored by the Antelope Memorial Hospital Wellness Center, were recently awarded cash prizes.
First place winner Jenni Rooks lost a total of 15.5 pounds and won $300. Sheila O’Brien was second with a weight loss of 12.25 pounds. She earned $150 for her efforts. Third place and $75 was presented to Amy Ahlers, who lost a total of 7.25 pounds.
Thirty participants entered the weight loss challenge, which included monthly weigh-ins over a 6-month period.