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Accepting awards nominations

The 25th annual East Kentucky Leadership Conference will be held Thursday and Friday, April 26 and 27, in Prestonsburg. The goal of this conference is to give everyone who attends the opportunity to be a speaker, listener and an effective leader.

The awards banquet that will be held Thursday evening, April 26. The East Kentucky Leadership Conference is seeking nominations for these awards. Nominations must be received by Feb. 15.

The awards categories are:

Culture/Arts, outstanding contribution to the advancement of culture/arts in the region.

Media, outstanding achievement in the field of news publication and/or broadcasting.

Organization, groups that have organized to provide a needed service to the region.

Public Individual, an individual whose public service is dedicated to the betterment of the region.

Private Individual, an individual whose private service is dedicated to the betterment of the region.

Tony Turner Award, an individual, group or organization that has demonstrated major contributions to the betterment of the region.

Nomination forms are available from Mike Mullins, Chair of the East Kentucky Leadership Conference Awards Committee, 71 Center Street, Box 844, Hindman, KY 41822, or by calling 606-785-5475, emailing mmullins@hindmansettlement.org, or fax 606- 785- 3499. For more information about the East Kentucky Leadership Conference and the past award winners, go to www.eastkentukcyleadership.org.

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