Tifton Chamber Focus Summer 2020 - Page 11

Local favorite Derrick Dove, fronting the Peacekeepers, is known for blending his strong guitar style with a hard-rocking vocals to get the lunchtime crowd up and rocking. Thirty of the Rhythm & Ribs signature trophies were up for grabs during the festival. “Ol’ Porky” has become one of the most unique trophies of its kind and has been a huge hit with competing teams over the years. The Tifton team Glory, Glory to Ol’ Porky took home the Grand Champion trophy and a check for $1,000 in the Backyard competition. Team members Donald Gilman and Matt Fletcher were presented with both from Chris Beckham, Mayor Julie Smith, and Tyron Spearman. SUMMER 2020 • Tift Chamber Focus 11