Newport Man Gets Thousands for Winning Lee's Chicken Contest

A Newport man is $3,000 richer thanks to Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken.

The chicken chain announced Wednesday that Joseph Brauch was the winner of Lee's annual Christmas Cash Giveaway. He received his check for $3,000 at the Bellevue location on Donnermeyer Drive.

“Our annual Christmas Cash Giveaway is a way for us to give back to our loyal customers,” said Lori Seering, vice president of marketing for Lee’s Famous Recipe Chicken. “We’re excited every year to encourage our fans to enter to win, and see it as a way to honor those who have given so much to us by choosing Lee’s.”
The contest has run for six years and Brauch won from a pool of 125,000 entries at the Lee's website.
Lee's Famous Recipe Chicken celebrated its 50th anniversary this year.
-Staff report
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