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Chamber hands out awards in vintage fashion

Dr. Larry Horton was named this year's recipient of Sweet Home's Distinguished Service Award and Karla Hogan earned First Citizen honors at the annual Chamber of Commerce Awards dinner, held Saturday evening, July 24, at Sankey Park.

The "Vintage Picnic"-themed affair was planned after the chamber postponed its normal awards dinner, usually held in late February or early March, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Last year's awards were presented in a virtual ceremony.

"We're finally at a time where it feels like we can start getting back to normal with planning," Chamber Director Melody Jordan R...