Jackson Newspapers recently teamed up with Par-Mar Stores to top off the fuel tanks of several lucky area residents.

Par Mar Stores was the main sponsor of the newspaper’s Gas Giveaway Contest, and provided three gift cards as prizes.

The prizes and winners included a $100 Par Mar Gift Card for Teresa Murray of Palestine; $50 Par mar Gift Card for Lisa Balderson of Washington; and a $25 Par Mar Gift Card for Adriena Forrester of Ravenswood.

The Grand Prize of a $150 gift card went to Barbara Miles of Sandyville.

Other participating advertisers included: First Federal Savings and Loan, Kountry K-9, Kritter Kutz, Jackson General Hospital, Community Foundation, Simpkins Monument, Katie’s Wholesale, Alpha Air, Ron’s Car Care, Collision Specialist, Tudor’s of Ravenswood, Riverview Storage, Skip’s Express Oil, Family Carpet, Las Fajitas, and The Hot Spot.

The contest was first published June 28. Tina Mandrake, advertising director, and Trista Miller, multi-media sales executive, drew the winners during a Facebook live event.