Best of 417 2017

See which food, activities, people and places made the cut.

DISCLAIMER: The information in this article was fact checked and accurate at press time, but 417 Magazine cannot guarantee its accuracy indefinitely.

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Members Only keeps the rockin’ hits of the ’80s alive, and we love them for it.

Best Original Band

Winner: Mark Chapman Band

Second Place: Bella Donna

Third Place: Paralandra

Best Cover Band

Winner: Members Only

Second Place: The Mixtapes

Third Place: The Dirty Saints


Best Solo Musician

Winner: Mark Chapman

Second Place: Shaun Munday

Third Place: Barak Hill


Best Female TV News Personality

Winner: Sara Forhetz at KY3

Second Place: Lisa Rose at KY3

Third Place: Maria Neider at KY3


Best Male TV News Personality

Winner: Brandon Beck at KY3

Second Place: Ethan Forhetz at KY3

Third Place: Jerry Jacob at KSPR

Best Radio Personality or Team

Winner: Fotsch and Sarah on Power 96.5

Second Place: KTTS Morning Show on 94.7 Today’s KTTS

Third Place: Kevin & Liz Lounge on 105.9 KGBX

Best Creative Mind

Winner: Jeremy Rabe

Second Place: Jeff Houghton

Third Place: Crystal Methyd

Best Person to Invite to a Party

Winner: Jeremy Rabe

Second Place: Crystal Methyd

Third Place: Brydon Brett


Best Local Instagram to Follow

Winner: Love Springfield

Second Place: A Beautiful Mess

Third Place: Jeff Houghton

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