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Best of Cooke County

Welcome to the 2020 "Best of Cooke County" contest!

Final voting will be open from July 30 through August 8, 2020.

The Gainesville Register reserves the right to disqualify individual votes, voters or categories if votes are determined to be fraudulent.

How to get started.

Step 1 - Getting an account

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Step 2 - The voting process

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If you have not registered; please see Step 1.

Click submit and you're good to go! .

Contest Rules

BEST OF THE BEST

Customer Service

Diana at Muenster Family Medical Clinic
Home Hospice of Cooke County
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurane
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop

Employer

Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance
Orteq
Petroflex
Select Energy Services

Overall Business 2020

Boutique One Eleven
I Love Nail & Spa
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance
Quasar
Select Energy
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop

AUTO

Auto Dealership (New)

Glenn Polk Autoplex
Holiday Ford
Klement Ford

Auto Dealership (Pre-Owned)

G-Town
Glenn Polk Pre-Owned Center
Klement Ford of Muenster
Triple C

Auto Inspections

CBJ Tire
Glenn Polk
Hogan's Jif-E-Lube
Kwik Kar

Auto Service / Repair

Auto Body Concepts
Metzler's
Reys Auto Repair
Victory Automotive

Car Wash

Big Red Car Wash
Hunter's Car Wash
Lone Star Car Wash
North Texas Car Wash
R&R Roberto Ramirez

Oil Change

Castrol Premium Lube Express
Hogan's Jif-E-Lube
Hunter's Oil Depot
Kwik Kar

Paint and Body Shop

Auto Body Concepts
Body Works Collision
Metzler's Paint & Body
Phil's Collision

Towing & Wrecker

Gilbert Wrecker
Hats Off Towing
Hess Towing
Hunter's Wrecker Service

Tire Store

Askew Tire
Barthold's Tire
Casey's Tires and Brakes
CBJ Tire
Schilling Auto & Tire Mart (Muenster)
Southern Tire Mart

BARS & NIGHT LIFE

Bar

Docs Bar and Grill
Ebb Tide
Krootz Brewing
The Red Fox Lounge
Whiskey Hallow

Bartending Staff

Docs Bar and Grill
Krootz Brewing
The Patio Downtown
Whiskey Hollow

Beer Selection

Ebb Tide
Krootz Brewing
The Patio Downtown

Happy Hour

Krootz Brewing
Sonic
The Patio Downtown
The Red Fox Lounge

Karaoke Night

Ebb Tide
Krootz
The Copperhead

Live Music Venue

Krootz Brewing
Summer Sounds
The Patio Downtown
The Red Fox Lounge

Margarita

El Tapatio
Mi Casa
Rib Crib
Villa Grande

Wine List

Blue Ostrich
Firelight Vineyard
Red Fox Lounge
Sarah's on the Square

BEAUTY

Barber Shop

Beck's Barber Shop
Cali Cuts Barbershop
Kiowa Klips
Sport Clips
Temple Barbershop

Hair Salon

Body Bar
Hair It Is
Haircutechs
Salon Retro
The Tease

Massage Center / Spa

Effective Pain Release by George Bryant
I Love Nail and Spa
The Body Bar

Nail Salon

Grand Nails and Spa
I Love Nail & Spa
Solar Nails

Skin Care

I Love My Nails
LV Esthetics
The Body Bar

Tanning Salon

Absolute Tan
Royal Treat
Sun-Kissed by Brenda
The Body Bar

COOKE COUNTY LIFE & FUN

Child Care

Angel Academy
First Baptist Church
The Learning Tree
Tiny Trails

Children's Birthday Party Venues

Chick fil A
CiCi's Pizza
Dmax Cinema
Frank Buck Zoo
Lone Star Tumbling

Community Event

Farmers Market
Gainesville Summer Sounds
Medal of Honor Week

Dance Studio

Cooke County Ballet
Dance Fever
Gainesville Academy of Dance

Gymnastics

Dance Fever
Jump!
Lone Star Tumbling

Health & Fitness Club

Amp'd Nutrition
Anytime Fitness
Bosco's Gym
Jazzercise

Live / Movie Theater

Butterfield Stage
DMax Cinema
Farmers Market

Recreational Vehicles & Equipment

Gainesville Outdoor PowerSports

Wedding & Event Venue

Oak Meadow Ranch
The Barn at Wolf Ridge Farm
Whispering Oaks Wedding Venue

Winery

4R Ranch Winery and Vineyard
Arche
Blue Ostrich Winery
Firelight Vineyards

Yoga Studio

Amp’d nutrition - Hotworx Yoga
Gainesville Yoga Center
Yoga for All

EATS

Appetizer

Best Burger Barn
Chili's
Sarah's on the Square
Villa Grande

Asian

Asian Buffet
Fuku Grill
Panda Express

Bakery

Bayer's
Johnny's Cakes
Mom's Donuts
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop

Barbecue

Dieter Brothers Restaurant
Jazz's BBQ
Rib Crib
Smokehouse Lindsay

Best Kept Secret Restaurant

Mendez Bakery
Sarah's on the Square
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop
The Patio Downtown

Breakfast

Cracker Barrel
Mendez Bakery
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop
Trails Inn Restaurant

Buffet

Asian Buffet
Catfish Louie's
The Neu Ranch House

Catering

Dieters
Rib Crib
Rohmer's Resteraunt
Sarah's on the Square

Chicken

Chick-Fil-A
Chicken Express
Golden Chick
Rib Crib

Coffee

Starbucks
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop
The Red Fox Lounge

Chicken Fried Steak

Dieter Brothers Restuarant
Sarah's on the Square
Smokin' Republic Steakhouse
Wolfe Den

Deli /Sub/ Sandwhich Shop

Hungry Hippo Sub Shop
Scholtzky's
Subway

Donut Shop

Daylight Donuts
Mom's Donuts
Wang's Donuts

BEST Fast Food

Chick FIl A
Taco Casa
Whataburger

Food Truck

Fat Bottom Crawfish
Happy Dogs Corn Dogs
Rico's Taco Truck
The Patio

Hamburger

Best Burger Barn
Krootz Brewery
Sarah's on the Square
York N Ale

Homestyle

Rohmers
Sarah's on the Square
The Wolf Den

Italian

Al’s Luigi's Italian Restaurant
Fera's
Santorini's

Mexican / Tex-Mex

El Tapatio
Los Mariachis
Mi Casa

Most Romantic Restaurant

Al’s Luigi's Italian Restaurant
Sarah's on the Square
The Whitehorse

Overall Best

Sarah's on the Square
Smokehouse Lindsay
Sweet Jayne's Bakeshop
The Patio Downtown

Pizza

Al’s Luigi's Italian Restaurant
Krootz
The Patio Downtown

Snow Cone/Shaved Ice

Avalanche Bay
Firehouse Shaved Ice
Sno-Ball

Steak

Chili's
Dieter's
Smokin' Republic Steakhouse

Taco

Mendez Bakery
Rico's Taco Truck
Shorty's
Taco Casa

Wings

Applebee's
Chili's
Pizza Hut

FOR THE HOME

Carpet Cleaning

Don's Carpet Cleaning
Kessler Cleaning
Sandmann's Carpet Cleaning

Electrical

Conductive Electric
Parker Electric
Reliable Electric

Heating & Air Conditioning Company

Absolute Heating and Air
Hesse-Schneiderjan
MCM Heating and Air Conditioning

Landscaping Service

Bruce's Property Service
Calla Lilly
Swafford's

Nursery / Garden Center

Calla Lily
Home Depot
Kaden's

Plumbing

Chad Sieger Plumbing
Helton's Plumbing
Sandmann Plumbing

Roofing

Cooke County Roofing
D & H Roofing
Fuhrmann Roofing
Platinum Contracting

Storage Facility

51 Storage
Big Blue Storage
Lakeway

HEALTHY LIVING

Assisted Living Facilities

Pecan Tree Manor
Renaissance Care Center
Wesley House
Wheeler House

Children's Dentistry

Dental Assoc. of North Texas PA
North Texas Children's Dentistry
Red River Family Dental

Chiropractor / Clinic

Hazel Chiropractic
Kevin Wheeler DC
West Functional Chiropractic

Dentist / Dentist Office

Dr. David Eurich
Gainesville Family Dentristry
Grande Avenue Dental
Red River Family Dental
Smiles by German Design

Dermatologist

Dermatology & Skin Care Center

Eyecare Facility

Bynum Eye Care
North Texas Vision Center
York Eye Associates

Family Physician / Clinic

Family 1st Care
McLeroy Gibbs & Klein
Muenster Family Medical Clinic, Amy Dangelmayr
South Grand Family Medical, Michelle Hacker
Valley View Family Medical

Fitness Workout Center

Amp'd Nutrition
Anytime Fitness
Bosco's Gym
Jazzercise

Hearing Care

Beltone
Hearcare
Livingston Hearing Aide Center

Home Health

Angels Care Home Health
Local Hearts
North Texas Medical Center

Medical Center

Family First Care
North Texas Medical Center
South Grand Family Medical, Michelle Hacker

Nursing Home

Gainesville Health and Rehabilitation
Pecan Tree
Renaissance
River Valley
The Wheeler House

OB/Gyn

Dr Laura Anderson
Dr. Zaira Jorai-Khan, DO
Gainesville OB/GYN - Amy Klein and Regina Chisum

Pediatrician

Dr Sears
Dr. Tsion Hailselassie
Muenster Family Clinic
Valley View Family Medical Clinic

Pharmacy

Hometown Pharmacy
Plaza Pharmacy
Tom Thumb Pharmacy

Physical Therapist

NTMC / Physical Therapy
Peak Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy Center

Rehabilitation/Occupational Therapy

Jo Schilling
Muenster Hospital
Peak Physical Therapy

Senior Living/Retirement Facility

Pecan Tree
Turner House
Wesley House

Women's Health & Wellness

Amy Dangelmayr
Amy Klein
Dr Laura Anderson
Muenster Family Clinic
VitaFlow IV hydration

PET

Pet Boarding

K-9 Klips & Kountry Klub
PlayStayTion Pet Resort
Puppyville

Pet Grooming

K-9 Klips
Kennel in the Woods
Regina Camberos

Veterinarian

Grand Avenue Animal Clinic
Independence Animal Clinic
Refinery Road Veterinary Clinic

REAL ESTATE

Apartment Complex

Bella Vista
The Liberty Lofts

Commercial Real Estate Company

Premier Real Estate
Prime Properties
Tierra Real Estate.

Real Estate Agent

Kelly Bob Bayer
Misty Schmitz
Natalie Graves
Rachael Hacker
Rita Greer

Real Estate Brokerage

Misty Schmitz
Prime Properties
Texas Lifestyle Realty Group
Tierra Real Estate

Real Estate Group / Team

Mossy Oak
Premiere Real Estate
Tierra Real Estate

Title Company

Cooke County
Gainesville Title Co
Howeth Title Company

SERVICES

Attorney / Law Firm

Adams Bennett Duncan & Henley
Darrell Comer
Lee Tatum
Sullivant Law Firm, LLP

Auto Insurance Agency

Farm Bureau - Diana Cory
Ken Blanton insurance
State Farm Jim Goldsworthy
Texas Farm Bureau

Bail Bonds

A-Affordable Bail Bonds
Cental Bail Bonds
Mike Rigler

Bank

4U Credit Union
First State Bank
First United Bank
Muenster State Bank
Prosperity Bank

Dry Cleaning

Acme Dry Cleaners
Dry Clean Supercenter
Grand Cleaners

Estate Sales

Clean Sweep
Durham Estate sales

Financial Planning

City Credit Union
Edward Jones - Lee Russell
Edward Jones - Morgan Henderson

Florist

All About Flowers & More
Kaden The Florist
Vine & Branches

Grocery Store

Fischer's Meat Market
Scivally's Grocery
Tom Thumb

Home Owners Insurance Agency

Bezner Insurance
Farm Bureau
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance

Hotel

Fairfield Inn
Hampton Inn
Miss Olivia's Bed and Breakfast

Independent Insurance Agency

Bezner Insurance
Dieter Insurance
Farmers Insurance - Geri Hess

Insurance Agency

Bezner Insurance
Farm Bureau - Diana Cory
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance

Life Insurance Agency

Bezner Insurance
Farmers Geri Hesse Agency
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance

Pest Control

Adams
Estes Exterminating
Marvin's Pest Control
Massey Pest Control

Photographer / Photography Studio

Gene's Photos
Miranda Marrs
Tony Avila

Print / Copy Shop

Dustins Office Machines
Fedex Shipping
Gainesville Printing

Produce

Scivallys
The Farmer's Market
Tom Thumb

Renters Insurance Agency

Bezner Insurance
Farmers Insurance
Jim Goldsworthy - State Farm Insurance

Travel Agency

Associated Travel
Billie Fleitman
The Travel Shop - Tamara Sieger

SHOPPING

Antique Store

Amelia's Attic
Good Things
Second Chance Resale Store

Beer Store

Lakeway
LW's Cut Rate Liquor & Beer
Still on the Corner

Clothing Store / Boutique

Boutique One Eleven
Bungalow 123
Glitzy Girls

Feed Store

D & L Farm and Ranch
Smith Feed and Garden
Tony's Feed and Seed

Gift Shop

Boutique One Eleven
Bungalow 123
Muse

Health Food Store

Amp'd Nutrition
The Orchard
Vitamoose

Jewelry Store

Boutique One Eleven
Bungalow 123
Kinne's Jewelers

Liquor Store

Grand Central Liquor
Kiowa Spirits
LW's Cut Rate Liquor & Beer
Steel on the Corner

Resale Shop

Amelia's Attic
Helping Hands of Faith Thrift Store
Second Time Around

Vape Shop

Misty's Vapor
Underground Vapes

Wine Store

Blue Ostrich Winery
Kiowa Spirits
Still on the Corner

Western Wear

Atwood's
Cavender's Work & Western Wear
Denmards
Steppin' Out

SPECIALTY SERVICES

Church

Crossroads Baptist Church
First United Methodist
Hillcrest Church of Christ
Real Life Church

Funeral Home

Geo J Carroll
Meador Funeral Home
Scott's Funeral Home

Local Artist

Joe Conner
Mats by Maddie
Paige Davidson
Stephanie Chavez
Tony Avila

Meat / Butcher

Fischer's Meat Market
Hess Meat Market
Scivally's Grocery

Non-Profit Organization

Abigails Arms
CASA of North Texas
Herkey's Champion Buyers Club
Visto

Pawn Shop

Easy Pawn
Grand Ave Pawn

Pool / Spa

Absolute Pools
North Texas Pool and Spa
Pearson Pool

PEOPLE

Boss

Carri Strom
Donna Hertel
Jim Goldsworthy
Ricky Williams

Car Salesperson

BJ Banks
Harry Bauwin
Sean Polk

Law Enforcement Officer

Brandon Buttram
Chris Garner
Keith Barlett
Ryan Walker

Mechanic

Chuck Solley
Coleman at Barthold Tire
Joe Case
Kenny Wilson

Photographer

Katie Carpenter
Miranda Marrs
Mr. Brown at Gene's
Tony Avila

Teacher

Jill Linnell
Lauren Denison
Sharlene Bryan
Tammy Fuhrmann

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