A guide to the Citizen Awards
This week, The Herald-Dispatch is announcing its annual Citizen Awards, which recognize citizenship, volunteer efforts and accomplishments in business, athletics and the arts. Here is the schedule for announcing the award winners:
ZACK BINKLEY AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE: Debra Johnson-Tourigny, for the work she has done in strengthening the Huntington Area Food Bank, now the Facing Hunger Foodbank.
BUSINESS INNOVATORS OF THE YEAR: Tom, Rick and Jack Houvouras, for their varied contributions to Huntington’s economic landscape.
THE LOWELL CADE SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR: Billy Seals, for his work transforming the Huntington High football team into a state powerhouse and source of pride for the community.
THE HERALD-DISPATCH AWARD FOR THE ARTS: To be announced Saturday
THE HERALD-DISPATCH CITIZEN OF THE YEAR: To be announced Sunday.