SLIDESHOW: Dream Room Makeover winner gets prize with new digs S - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

SLIDESHOW: Dream Room Makeover winner gets prize with new digs Saturday

ADVERTISEMENT
Bookmark and Share
(Source: WTVM) (Source: WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The Columbus military family who won the Dream Room Makeover contest earlier this summer was finally given their prize on Saturday.

The Smith family, of Columbus, was pleasantly surprised to find out their 7-year-old daughter So'Maiya was chosen as the winner of the Children's Military Dream Room Makeover on June 17.

The nonprofit organization Active Heroes, along with BMW of Columbus, Montlick & Associates and WTVM, is celebrating military children and will now turn So'Maiya's room into a princess paradise.

To hear more about the Smith’s story, click here.

Check out the slideshow to see how So’Maiya’s room was transformed to the ultimate little girl’s paradise in purple.

RELATED: Columbus military family surprised as Dream Room Makeover winner

Copyright 2015 WTVM. All rights reserved. 

  • Inside News Leader 9More>>

  • Columbus military family surprised as Dream Room Makeover winner

    Wednesday, June 17 2015 10:53 PM EDT2015-06-18 02:53:51 GMT
    Thursday, June 18 2015 11:43 AM EDT2015-06-18 15:43:00 GMT
    The Smith family of Columbus opened their front door Wednesday afternoon, shocked to find out their 7-year-old daughter So'Maiya had been chosen as the winner of the Children's Military Dream Room Makeover.More >>
    The Smith family of Columbus opened their front door Wednesday afternoon, shocked to find out their 7-year-old daughter So'Maiya had been chosen as the winner of the Children's Military Dream Room Makeover.More >>
  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Woman says deputies lied to get a warrant, then sexually assaulted her

    Woman says deputies lied to get a warrant, then sexually assaulted her

    Monday, April 23 2018 10:50 PM EDT2018-04-24 02:50:48 GMT

    A Catawba County woman says she has been the victim of harassment from the county’s sheriff’s office, who, records show, have executed multiple search warrants at her home in less than a year.  

    More >>

    A Catawba County woman says she has been the victim of harassment from the county’s sheriff’s office, who, records show, have executed multiple search warrants at her home in less than a year.  

    More >>
  • Texas man sentenced to 50 years for $1.2M theft of fajitas

    Texas man sentenced to 50 years for $1.2M theft of fajitas

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:18:31 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:52 AM EDT2018-04-24 15:52:30 GMT
    The Brownsville Herald reports Gilberto Escamilla told the court the fajita scheme spun out of control. (Source: gaudiikari/Wikicommons)The Brownsville Herald reports Gilberto Escamilla told the court the fajita scheme spun out of control. (Source: gaudiikari/Wikicommons)

    A Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for stealing $1.2 million worth of fajitas over nine years.

    More >>

    A Texas man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for stealing $1.2 million worth of fajitas over nine years.

    More >>
  • Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder

    Toronto driver charged with 10 counts of 1st degree murder

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-04-24 04:25:49 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-04-24 16:39:35 GMT
    (Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Officials carry a body into a vehicle after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. The rented van jumped onto the crowded sidewalk Monday, killing and i...(Aaron Vincent Elkaim/The Canadian Press via AP). Officials carry a body into a vehicle after a van mounted a sidewalk crashing into pedestrians in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018. The rented van jumped onto the crowded sidewalk Monday, killing and i...

    Police in Canada's biggest city are piecing together witness accounts and surveillance video trying to determine why a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing 10 people and injuring 15 in what...

    More >>

    Police in Canada's biggest city are piecing together witness accounts and surveillance video trying to determine why a driver plowed a rented van along a crowded sidewalk, killing 10 people and injuring 15 in what many said seemed a deliberate attack.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly