HONORED — Dr. John and Gene Ann Sandbach recently received the Jordan Award, given by the Austin Community Foundation to voluteers who “through dedication, commitment and contributions, made a significant impact . . . to the quality of life in Austin.” The Sandbachs were instrumental in the formation of and providing ongoing support for Hospice Austin. Dr. Sandbach is an oncologist and hematologist. His wife, Gene Ann, is the dauaghter of the late Mae and Jack Cox of Letcher County.