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Chamber extends nomination deadline

The deadline to submit nominations for Man, Woman and Agriculturalist of the year, as well as Franklin County Hall of Fame has been extended to Monday, March 9.

“We got a late start on requesting these and wanted to give folks a few more days to turn in their paperwork,” Chamber President J. D. Baumgardner said. Both individuals and organizations may submit nominations.  Forms for the nominations are available from the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce office. All nominations must be submitted in writing. Completed nomination forms must be returned to the Chamber no later than 2 p.m. Monday, March 9. You may contact Chamber Manager Pat Oertel for more information and / or copies of the nomination forms. Call her at 903-537-4365. These awards along with recognition for volunteers with the Chamber will be presented  at the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce Membership and Awards Dinner. This year’s dinner is set for Saturday, March 21 in the Family Life Center of First United Methodist Church.