Readers’ Choice


Food & Drink
Best Asian Restaurant
Summer Hokkaido


Best Bakery
Kasey’s Sweet Creations Waynesburg,Ky
Burke’s Bakery & Delicatessen
Burke’s Public House


Best Barbecue
Toads / Todd Fitzpatrick
Bradford BBQ


Best Breakfast
Copper and Oak


Best Brunch
Copper and Oak


Best Catfish


Best Cookie
Shake Rag Cookies
Crumbl Cookies – Lexington, KY


Best Cupcakes
Sweets by Cindy
Burke’s Bakery


Best Date-Night Spot
Stanford Drive In
Asuka Japanese Steak House & Sushi


Best Fried Chicken
Lee’s Famous Recipe
Five Star


Best Girl’s Night Out
Bricks and Brews


Best Hot Dog
5 Star


Best ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt
The Local


Best Kids Meal


Best Local Burger


Best Local Coffee
Dairy Queen


Best Lunch
Dairy Queen


Best Milkshake
Got Ta Stop Dairy Dip
The Local


Best Restaurant
Lee’s Famous Recipe


Best Sweet Tea


Out & About
Best Day Trip
Cedar Creek Lake
Wilderness Road


Best Golf Course
Old Bridge
Dick’s River Golf Course


Best Hotel
Stanford Inn
Southern Viking Bed and Breakfast


Best Local Event
Christmas Parade
Bourbon Chase


Best Non-profit Organization
Lincoln County Veteran Outreach Center / Vet Center
The Den


Best Place to Take Visitors
William Whitley House
Logan’s Station
Hart House


Best Walking Trail
Veteran’s Park
Ceder Creek Lake


Best Wedding Venue
Englewood Estates
Hitchin’ Post
Historic Shelby Manor


People – Best of the Best
Best Accountant
Megan Mason
Julian L. Gander, CPA
Jenny’s Tax Service


Best Banker
Brandon Griffin
Justin Pointer


Best Barber
Jon Miniard
Christopher Jackson
Third & Mane Danville KY


Best Business
Lincoln County Veteran Outreach Center
Black Sheep Firearms
Joshua Esters
Art Therapy Tattoos and Crafts


Best Dentist
Cedar Creek Dental
Andy Powell


Best Family Physician
Dr. Brian Ellis, MD
Dr. William Stafford, MD
Dr. Charles Click, MD


Best Farmer
Gary Gander
Josh Gerkey


Best Insurance Agent
Shelter Insurance – Sean Slusher
Paden Tye / Blue Moon Insurance


Best K-12 Teacher
Tiffany Hardwick Kirkpatrick
Amber Durham
Jessie Kidd


Best Landscaper
Browns Lawn Services
Arn Mowing and Landscaping


Best Law Enforcement Official
Zach Middleton
Joe Gilliland


Best Lawyer
Jonathan Baker
Than Cutler


Best Local Artist
Todd Barlow/Studio Ink
Li’l Miss Paperstein


Best Local Writer
Angela Correll
Heather Henson


Best Massage Therapist
Esthers Wellhouse
John Bustle Massage Therapist


Best Mortgage Lender
David Griegson
Katrina Salyers


Best New Business
Black Sheep Firearms
Art Therapy Tattoos and Crafts


Best Nurse/Nurse Practitioner
Crystal Brown
Brittney Ward, A.P.R.N.


James Miller
Michael W Glover MD


Best Physical therapist
Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy
Ephraim McDowell Rehabilitation – Stanford


Best Plumber
Zach Gammon / Apex Plumbing
Royal Flush Plumbing


Best Realtor
David Meade
Donna Henderson
Karen Clarkson


Best Veterinarian
Jonathan Alford, D.V.M.
Dr. Carlton


Best Accounting Firm
Jenny’s Tax Service
Patriot Tax Services


Best Auction
Lincoln Realty Auction
Napier Real Estate & Auction Co
Cornerstone Auction Company


Best Bank/Credit Union
First Southern National Bank
PBK Bank Inc


Best Car Wash
Patriot Car Wash
Miracle Car Wash


Best Childcare Center
The Learning Letter
Kid’s Place Daycare


Best Electrician
Smith’s Electric Source
Thomas Mitchell


Best Eye Care Provider
Stanford Eye Center: King Eric N OD
Eye Health of Stanford


Best Heating & Cooling
Lincoln Heating and Air
Modern HVAC


Best Insurance Agency
Shelter Insurance
Kentucky Farm Bureau
Hart Insurance Agency


Best Landscaping Service
Browns Lawn Services
Arn Mowing and Landscaping


Best Law Firm
Law Office of Christopher Reed
VanHook Law Office


Best Massage
Esther’s Wellhouse
John Bustle


Best Nail Salon
Color Me Krazy Hair & Nail Salon
K Nails
Creative Hair & Tanning


Best Pet Boarding
Animal Care Center
Ruff To Pawfect Boarding & Grooming


Best Pet Groomer
Ruff To Pawfect Boarding & Grooming
Twin Lakes Kennel


Best Photographer/Photography Service
Paige Franklin Photography
Hannah Shepperson


Best Real Estate Agency
My Town Realty
Lincoln Realty


Best Tattoo Shop
Studio Ink Tattoo and Body Piercing
Art Therapy Tattoos and Crafts


Best Towing Company
Long’s Towing
Denson Auto & Towing


Best Urgent Care
Fort Logan Walk-in & primary care
First Care Urgent Care – Danville, KY


Best Antique Shop
Kentucky Antiquities
Chaplin River Antiques


Best Auto Repair & Service
Patriot Automotive & Off-Road
Stanford Tire Center
Andrew Automotive Inc


Best Boutique
Morgan’s On Main
Standing Fort Boutique


Best Carpet/Rugs/Flooring
Builders Supply Co Inc
Reimagine Millworks, LLC


Best Construction/Home Builder Service
Builders Supply
Dick’s River Builder


Best Florist
Tiffaney’s Flowers & Gifts
Hilltop Florist
Simply gathered


Best Gift Shop
Kentucky Soaps & Such
4 Generations


Best Grocery Store
Durham’s Grocery


Best Hair Salon/Barber Shop
Scholars & Scoundrels Barber Shop
Bobby Bradshaw’s Hair Co LLC
Third & Mane Danville KY


Best Hardware Store
Builders Supply
Southern States


Best Hunting & Fishing Store
Black sheep firearms LLC


Best New/Used Car Dealer
Stanford Motor Company
150 Auto Sales


Best Nursery/Garden Store
Pat’s Garden Center
Peaceful Heritage Nursery and Farm


Best Oil Change
Oil & Lube Express
Patriot Automotive


Best Optical Store
Eye Health of Stanford
Stanford Eye Center


Best Pawn Shop
Black sheep firearms LLC
Silver Bullet Pawn Shop


Best Pharmacy
Stanford Drug
Walmart Supercenter


Best Shoe Store
Mason Brothers Footwear & Apparel
Shoe Sensation


Best Spa
Esther’s Wellhouse
Royal Treatment Salon & Spa


Best Tire Store
Stanford Tire Center
Patriot Automotive


Best Women’s Clothing Store
Morgan’s On Main
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