Potomac Edison Announces Inaugural "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest


WILLIAMSPORT, Md., Nov. 20, 2017 -- Potomac Edison invites customers to show off their best and brightest outdoor holiday light displays by entering its "Merry & Bright" Holiday Lights Photo Contest, a competition conducted for the first time on the company's Facebook page.

Participants can enter by submitting a photo of their home's outdoor holiday light display on the Potomac Edison Facebook page (www.facebook.com/PotomacEdison) from Monday, Nov. 27 to Friday, Dec. 15.  Up to 10 finalists will be selected by Potomac Edison based on criteria such as creativity and number of lights.  Finalists' photos will be posted on Facebook for public voting from Monday, Dec. 18 to Friday, Dec. 22.

The grand prize winner will receive a $200 Visa® gift card and a set of LED holiday lights controlled by a mobile app. The runner up will receive a $100 gift card. 

More information, including complete contest rules, will be posted to the Potomac Edison Facebook page.  The "Merry & Bright" contest is open only to Potomac Edison customers who are legal residents of Maryland or West Virginia and who are at least 18 years of age.  Only one entry per household will be accepted.  Employees and family members of FirstEnergy, Potomac Edison or its advertising agency are not eligible.          

Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), serves about 257,000 customers in seven Maryland counties and 137,000 customers in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.  Connect with Potomac Edison on Twitter @PotomacEdison, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/PotomacEdison, or online at www.potomacedison.com.

Last Modified: November 20, 2017