Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off Winners
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2015 Dairy Festival Ice Cream Contest Photos
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2015 Dairy Festival Ice Cream Contest Photos

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Chamber Connection – June 4th, 2015  by Meredith Caddell
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Chamber Connection – June 4th, 2015  by Meredith Caddell

   Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off-Saturday, June 13th!  Get your forms in Now!!! Entry forms are available for the 14th Annual Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off at the Chamber of Commerce office at 300 Connally Street.  The event will take place on Saturday, June 13th at 4:00pm at the Civic Center!  Prizes are awarded in three categories: Little Dips (Ages 6-12), Big Dips (Ages 13 and Older)...

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Chamber Connection May 21, 2015 by Meredith Caddell
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Chamber Connection May 21, 2015 by Meredith Caddell

  Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off-Saturday, June 13th! Get your forms in Now!!! Entry forms are available for the 14th Annual Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze-Off at the Chamber of Commerce office at 300 Connally Street. The event will take place on Saturday, June 13th at 4:00pm at the Civic Center! Prizes are awarded in three categories: Little Dips (Ages 6-12), Big Dips (Ages 13 and Older) and...

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Annual Ice Cream Championship June 13
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Annual Ice Cream Championship June 13

The Annual Texas State Champion Ice Cream Freeze Off will take place Saturday, June 13, 2015  during the Dairy Festival. It will begin at 4 p.m. in front of the Civic Center, leaving plenty of time for people to enjoy the parade and other scheduled activities. “The biggest thing about ice cream is the people that make it,” Chamber of Commerce President Meredith Caddell said.  “So we decided to make it a little...

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Billy Jack Allan Wins Again

Billy Jack Allen believes he has won the Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off title six times. He’s entered for 25 years. He says one of his secrets is that his wife says he has to eat any ice cream he makes that is not good. Year after year judges seem to like what he makes. This year’s winner Saturday was a banana nut ice cream. The Allen family has produced lots of winners over the years. This year Chris Allen took...

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Freeze Off Winners

For the umpteenth time Billy Jack Allen captured the Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off title with a banana nut ice cream. Youngster Mandy Eckhardt took second with a raspberry ice cream. In Little Dips, winners were Mayara Mann in the plain category with a vanilla ice cream, Addison Bowers in the fruit category with a banana ice cream and Machelle Allen in the novelty category with a peanut butter nut bar ice cream....

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Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off

The weather for Saturday afternoon is expected to be to be mostly sunny with a temperature right at 90 degrees. Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce President Meredith Caddell would tell you that’s perfect for an ice cream freeze off, specifically the 13th annual Texas State Champion Homemade Ice Cream Freeze Off. It takes place at 4 p.m. Saturday on the Civic Center grounds near the AgriLife Extension Office. There will be lots of...

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