AND THE WINNER IS … — Gary W. Roberts of South Crockett Bend Road near Rives is the winner of The Messenger’s monthly photo contest for July. He snapped this image of a cardinal in his front yard on July 30. For August entries, The Messenger would like to see local residents’ images from the Obion County Fair. Entries must have been taken by amateur photographers and may be submitted by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject line of the email should be “Photo Contest.” Emailed images should be no smaller than five inches wide and 300 dpi for the best reproduction. The photographer’s name, address and daytime phone number must be included, as well as where the photograph was made, what kind of camera it was taken with and a brief explanation of the photograph. The deadline for each contest month will be the last day of the month.