Chamber names its awards winners – virtually
August 26, 2020
Longtime local music teacher and choir director Paul Rowton was awarded the Distinguished Service Award, while Jim Hagle was named First Citizen and Kristina Mathers Junior First Citizen during the Sweet Home Chamber of Commerce's annual awards presentation, held remotely at the chamber office Wednesday evening, Aug. 19.
Mona Waibel Hero (formerly known as VIP) Awards went to Mike Rubidoux, Lagea Mull, Patty Hankins, Tom Toth, Joe Medley and Torri Hawken.
The event was originally scheduled to be held as the traditional banquet on March 14, but the COVID-19 shutdown forced postponement, an...