With Motmother's day essay contesther’s Day approaching on May 11th, we want to hear why you think your mom is the best and why she deserves to be pampered!

The WHRL will grant the winner of the essay contest with one salon package to Eclipz Salon and Beyond in Milbridge. The package will include a shampoo/haircut and manicure/pedicure to be enjoyed by your Mom!

The winning essay as well as other top essays will be published on our website and on Facebook.


  • You or your mother must be a resident of Washington or Hancock County, Maine.
  • Essays must be 500 words or less
  • Submissions must be received by 11 pm on Monday, May 5th
  • Only one submission per person

Entry Form