Elizabeth Koegler is the 2011 DeKalb Idol Winner

July 23, 2011
Dwayne Page
DeKalb Idol Winner Elizabeth Koegler (left), Ashlee Whitehead (Peoples Choice)
Shan Burklow and DeKalb Idol Winners

Elizabeth Koegler of Smithville was the winner of the DeKalb Idol competition held Friday night at the DeKalb County Fair in Alexandria.

Six contestants competed for the title and Koegler was among the top three called back after the first two rounds.

Ashlee Whitehead of Smithville received second place as well as the Peoples Choice Award and $100. Olivia Wright of Smithville received third place.

As the winner of DeKalb Idol, Koegler received a $300 cash prize.

Shan Burklow hosted the program which also featured a panel patterned after American Idol judges.

DeKalb Idol is sponsored by DTC Communications.

(Top Photo: DeKalb Idol Winner Elizabeth Koegler (left), 1st runner-up and Peoples Choice Winner Ashlee Whitehead (right)

(Bottom Photo: left to right, DeKalb Idol Emcee Shan Burklow, 2nd Runner-up Olivia Wright, DeKalb Idol Winner Elizabeth Koegler, and 1st runner-up and Peoples Choice Winner Ashlee Whitehead)

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