The New Era - All about Sweet Home since 1929

By Scott Swanson
Of The New Era 

Lin Gagner named Distinguished Citizen at chamber awards banquet


March 15, 2016

CHAMBER AWARD WINNERS include, from left, Gay Byers, Lin Gagner, Ericka and Thomas Baham, Amy Wingo, Kristen Adams and Candy Snyder and Diane Gerson of the two local PEO chapters.

Lin Gagner was named Sweet Home’s Distinguished Citizen for 2015 and Kristen Adams was named First Citizen Saturday night, March 12, at the Chamber of Commerce’s 72nd Annual Awards Banquet at the Community Center.

Gay Byers was chosen as Patti Woods Woman of the Year and Amy Wingo was honored as Jr. First Citizen.

The three-hour event included a silent auction and some live auctioneering of donated wine by emcee Dale Johnson. Those sales raised more than $2,000 for the chamber, he said.

The event drew 234 for a pork tenderloin roulade dinner provided by little town catering and ser...

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