Salvation Army raises $5,878

The annual Soup Off sponsored by the Salvation Army in Lock Haven was a huge success again this year with 268 people sampling six homemade soups prepared by local restaurants and then voting for their favorite. When all the votes were counted, Stella A’s of Lock Haven was the winner with 91 votes, capturing the Golden Ladle Award. Dutch Haven Restaurant in Lock Haven was close behind with 87 votes. Other restaurants participating were the Cottage Restaurant, Lamar; Restless Oaks, McElhattan; Haywood’s on the Green, Mill Hall; Main Street Grill, Lock Haven. The Salvation Army raised $5,878, which will go toward the agency’s feeding programs in Lock Haven. Representatives of participating restaurants are shown in top photo holding plaques they won.