Businesses, organizations and individuals were lauded during the 14th Annual Community Recognition Banquet sponsored by the Cadiz Business Association, Sally Buffalo Park Board and Harrison News-Herald on March 17.

Recipients included, front from left, Tammy Mattern of Mattern Tire and The Lincoln Inn, Business of the Year; Linda Trushel of Harrison County Help Me Grow, Organization of the Year; Katherine “Kay” Whinnery, Cadiz Woman’s Civic Club Community Service Award. Back: Nip Mattern, Business of the Year; Dan Minnis of Columbus Equipment Co., Beautification Award; Michael Sliva, Harrison News-Herald Citizen’s Choice Award; and Mike Strane substituting for son Chance, who received the Sally Buffalo Park Board Award of Excellence.

The complete story can be found in the March 31, 2012 print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.

NH Photo/AMY GAREIS