The Scarecrows in the Park winners were announced Friday evening during showing of "Casper the Friendly Ghost" in Brentwood's City Park. There were 22 scarecrows displayed last week for the first annual event and they were designed by families, clubs, community organizations and schools.

First-place honors went to Melody Murphree for "Horsing Around Hattie." The Townzen family's "Picklehead Pumpkin Pants received second place and third place was awarded to Futures Explored Inc.

with "Deal with It."