A total of 10 finalists vied for prizes at the finale of Southern Vermont Idol, held on Aug. 5 at the Moose Lodge, 59 Westminster St., Bellows Falls.
Youth finalists received trophies and cash awards underwritten by Durand Toyota, In 4th place Scottie J. Perez of Claremont, NH; 3rd place Ezra Holloway of Saxtons River, VT; 2nd place Jaia Caron of Saxtons River: 1st place Cristo Buckley of Manchester Ctr. Adult finalists received trophies and cash awards as well. Second, fifth and sixth places were underwritten by Septic Pro, and fourth place was underwritten by Lisai's Market . Grand prize winner Izzy Serebrov of Essex and Bellows Falls received $1,500 and a day in the recording studio of Guilford Sound; Mackenzie Hall of Bellows Falls received $750; Lara Germana of Keene received $500; Julie Cermola of Bellows Falls received $250; Daniel Hartigan of Walpole, NH received $150; and Joshua Delaney of Claremont, N.H. received $100.