Tuesday is deadline to vote for Central grad’s duct tape entry

July 7, 2014 


Ronnita Whipple shows off the duct tape dress and tuxedo that she made for prom.

WOODY MARSHALL — wmarshall@macon.com Buy Photo

If you’ve put off voting for Ronnita Whipple in her bid to win scholarship money for making prom outfits out of duct tape, Tuesday is the deadline.

The 19-year-old, a recent graduate of Central High School, spent more than 400 hours creating a prom dress and tuxedo from 90 rolls of tape as part of the 2014 Duck brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest.

She’s one of 10 finalists vying for a $10,000 grand prize.

To vote, go to www.duckbrand.com.

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