Top awards go to Ego, Thorpe
March 20, 2019
Donna Ego was recognized as Distinguished Citizen and Steve Thorpe was named Citizen (formerly the First Citizen award) Saturday night at the Chamber of Commerce's awards banquet held at the Community Center.
A nearly capacity crowd, led by emcees George Medellin and Nelia Taraski, celebrated to a Mardi Gras theme, with Medellin, who is also chamber president, periodically yelling "Yo, Sweet Home," and attendees responding en masse, "Let the good times roll!"
Colby Montigue was named First Citizen (formerly the Junior First Citizen Award) and Lynne Cooper was recognized as Patti Woods Wom...