William and Hope Karels, children of Jason and Susan Karels, were prize winners at the Watertown Farm and Home Show. William earned the County Best of Show award for his grape jelly and qualifies for exhibition at the 2016 South Dakota State Fair. He also earned first place with his homemade fudge and second place with his model ship and special foods display. William is a sixth grade student at Milbank Middle School.
Hope won the Most Outstanding Clothing exhibit in the junior division with her green sewn skirt. She received a $25 gift certificate to the Shoppe on the Corner store in Watertown. She also earned first place with her banana bread and second place with her M&M cookies, snake art picture, paper hymnal, and an original art painting. Hope is a fourth-grader at Koch School in Milbank.