The 93rd Annual Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Membership Banquet was held Thursday night at the Civic Center, with the theme “Love Makes the World Go Round.” Following the meal, which was catered by Birthright BBQ and Catering, awards were presented to deserving individuals who have made a difference in the community.
Citizen of the Year Award was presented to Craig Roberts, President of the Sulphur Springs branch of Guaranty Bank and Trust.
Other awards were:
Caregivers of the Year: Gladys Howell, Bernie Beers
Growth and Renewal Award: Linda Hager
Ambassador of the Year: Kacey Knotts
Community Pride Award: Hopkins County United Way
Educator of the Year: Harold Smithson
Agriculturist of the Year: Keith Edwards
Woman of the Year: Beverly Owens
Small Business of the Year: Hopkins County EMS
Large Business of the Year: Jay Hodge Chevrolet