More than 20 local eateries compete in the "Souper Bowl" at the Banana Factory on Saturday. (L to R) Diane and Denis Giffels, of Brodheadsville and their daughter, Shannon Giffels, of Emmaus, test a variety of soups. Diane makes soup at home once a week. Over 300 people attended the event and were able to vote for their favorite soup for the "People's Choice Award." There were also 7 official judges who picked winners in 6 categories: Cream, ethnic, chowder, meat, vegetarian and unique.
DENISE SANCHEZ / THE MORNING CALL