Members of the Paris-Henry County Chamber of Commerce have been looking forward to tonight.
It’s the 69th annual Chamber banquet, now being described as an awards banquet by the Chamber.
The event begins at 6 p.m. at the Henry County Fairgrounds.
A LOOK BACK AT 2018 BANQUET
One of the big awards last year went to Michele Atkins, director of the UT Extension service in Henry County. Atkins won the 2018 Person of the Year award.
Lakeway IGA was the Business of the Year and Sarah Brewer, owner and operator of Brewer Farms, was chosen as Conservationist of the Year.
New awards that were given last year were: Olivia Rice, Young Professional of the Year; Perry’s BBQ & Catering, Small Business of the Year; REAL Hope Youth Center, Community Engagement award; Tory Daughrity, Board Member of the Year; and Michelle Brewer, the You Made It award.