• Charlie and Doris Bazan are presented the Volunteer of the Year award during the Chamber’s annual banquet held on Tuesday at the Young County Arena. Shown from l-r are Graham Chamber Board Chair Tiffany Snow, Doris Bazan, Chamber Director’s Award from CEO, Graham Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau Krisa De La Cruz, Outgoing Graham Chamber of Commerce Board President Chris Blanton and Charlie Bazan. (Leader photo by Thomas Wallner)

Chamber banquet honors businesses, community members

Local businesses and individuals in the community were honored during the Taste of Graham and Grahammy Awards held with the annual Graham Chamber of Commerce Banquet on Tuesday at the Young County Arena.

Introductions were made to both events by CEO, Graham Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau Krisa De La Cruz. A sponsor recognition was made by Graham Chamber of Commerce Board Chair Tiffany Snow, who also gave a report on the state of the chamber.

Taste of Graham Winners
People’s Choice Quick Service - Daddy Bob’s Smokewagon
People’s Choice Traditional - Brothers Smokehouse
Judges’ Choice Quick Service - Potter’s Pizza
Judges’ Choice Traditional - Brothers Smokehouse
Best Overall Presentation - Freshwater Mercantile

Grahammy Awards
Chamber Director Award - Alex Heartfield
Chamber Director Award - Julie Erb
Chamber Ambassador of the Year - Kyle Anderson
Volunteers of the Year - Charlie and Doris Bazan
Citizen of the Year - Benny Ramsey
Business of the Year - J&N Feed and Seed
Salt Works Award - Ronnie Robertson

For more from this story see the Saturday, Jan. 26 edition of The Graham Leader.

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