The Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce honored its non-profit members as Home Town Heroes at the Fourth Friday Luncheon held Jan. 22 at Austin Hall. SFA Veterans Resource Center Director John Fontenot (pictured) presented "Making Sense Out of the Very Complex." The event sponsor is XETX Business Solutions, Inc.
Representatives attending the luncheon are pictured from left in front: Kyle Ainsworth, East Texas Research Center; Kay Awtrey, Heart of the Pines Chorus; Darla O'Neal, East Texas Community Health Services; Tricia Hand, Community RX Help; Gretta Rich, Family Crisis Center of East Texas; and Sarah Wortmann and Danielle Garrett, Harold's House. Pictured from left in back are: David Cozadd, Burke; Lisa Norman, Nacogdoches County Board of REALTORS and Lamp-Lite Theatre; Kathy Strong, Nacogdoches Treatment Center; Liana Berry, Azleway Children's Services; Robin Moore, East Texas Community Health Services; Karen Swenson, Greater East Texas Community Action Program - GETCAP; Tracie Lasater, Millard's Crossing Historic Village; Mike Butchko, American Red Cross; Carl Watson, Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau; John Cannings, Solid Foundation Association; Gary Lee Ashcraft, Nacogdoches Area United Way; and Roy Bouldin, CASA of Deep East Texas.