Awards given at chamber banquet Thursday

Published 1:03 pm Monday, May 22, 2017

About 250 people from Winchester’s business and civic communities came together Thursday for the annual Winchester-Clark County Chamber of Commerce Banquet at Emmanual Episcopal Church.

The evening was filled with festivities celebrating successes in the community from the previous year, including recognizing those who took part in Leadership Winchester,  commending businesses that have made community contributions and awarding volunteers and volunteer organizations for the time and effort they put into improving their community.

Award recipients were:
DOWNTOWN BUSINESS OF THE YEAR:  LEEDS
PARTNER OF THE YEAR: LEGGETT & PLATT
DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR: CORA HEFFNER
COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD: JOYCE MORTON
NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR: KIWANIS
COMMUNITY PARTNER OF THE YEAR: BCTC and FREEDOM REALTY
CITIZEN OF THE YEAR: HARRY ENOCH
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR: WKYN 107.7 FM