Trish Grant, top right, is the winner in the 2019 Caldwell County Rotary Chili Cookoff. Her traditional beef recipe was selected by a panel of judges. Rotarian Dr. Jeff Church presents the winner’s trophy. Patrick Crouch, bottom right, won in the open category. Funds raised from the project helps pay for dictionaries for third grade students. The 8th annual event was held at 1841 Cafe in Lenoir. Caldwell County Rotary meets each Tuesday morning at 6:44 a.m. at Clarence’s Friendly Lunch.