KINGMAN – Finalists have been announced for the 40th annual Andy Awards that recognize excellence and achievement by individuals and businesses in the community.
The awards will be presented at 6 p.m. Monday at Beale Celebrations in advance of Kingman’s Andy Devine Days. The rodeo queen and princess will hand out the awards.
The year’s event is sponsored by Kingman Regional Medical Center, with individual awards sponsored by community businesses.
Tickets to the awards banquet are $25, available at Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce office, 3001 N. Stockton Hill Road. The dinner is catered by Mattina’s restaurant.
The Chamber received 71 nominations in nine categories. Entries are scored by a panel of judges based solely on the content of information provided in the nomination form.
Citizen of the Year: Rosalie Hunt, Bill Ward, Don Vawter, Kale Bodily, Michael James Van Vliet Jr., Chris Brady, Denise Neath, Michael Kenny, Ruth Elaine Fowler, Mary Lou Galvan and Lynne Peterson. Finalists: Fowler, Galvan and Ward. Sponsor: Desert Mountain Security.
Student of the Year: Teagan Mosley, Desarae Paulson, Chase Walther, Alexis Caron, Kael Joseph Juelfs, Cassandra Ruth Story, Jonathan Allen Winder. Finalists: Walther, Juelfs and Paulson. Sponsor: Taco Bell.
Educator of the Year: Gerald Olsen, Jeri Wolsey, John Hansen, Donnette Piccinetti and Michael Schreiber. Finalists: Schreiber, Olsen, Hansen and Wolsey. Sponsor: Chicago…
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