Sulphur City Clerk Shannon Couch, right, was named the De Lannom Citizen of the Year at the combined banquet of The Sulphur-Davis Chambers of Commerce Monday night. Couch was presented the plaque by the award’s namesake, De Lannom, left.
Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives Charles McCall (R-Atoka), right,greets an attendee at the combined Sulphur and Davis Chambers of Commerce Banquet Monday evening at the Murray County Expo Center.
ABOVE: John Holman, left, representing the Murray County 4-H Club, accepts the Civic Club of the Year award from Sulphur Chamber President Lynn Hickman. BELOW: Jeremiah Smith, right, representing Hanson Aggregates, accepts the Large Business of the Year Award from Sulphur Chamber President Lynn Hickman.
ABOVE: Retired Sulphur educator Calvin Agee, right, was awarded the lifetime achievement award at Monday night’s combined banquet of the Sulphur and Davis chambers. He was presented the award by Kemper Howe.
BELOW: Wayne Whitesell, right, owner of Rick’s Furniture, was awarded the Small Business of the Year. He was presented by the award by Caleb Lockridge, Davis chamber president.
City Clerk Shannon Couch Named Citizen Of The Year
“The Dawning of A New Era” was the theme for the annual Sulphur-Davis Joint Chamber of Commerce Banquet held Monday evening, Feb. 3 at the Murray County Expo Center. Chamber presidents Lynn Hickman, Sulphur and Caleb Lochridge, Davis, presided over the ceremonies.
Boy Scout Troop 160 opened the event with presentation of the colors and led in the Pledge of Allegiance followed by prayer given by Steve Harshaw of the Pathway Church of Davis.
Prior to awards presentations, each president gave an overview of the past year events and recognized volunteers and board members for their service. New board members of each club were announced as well as out-going members. Chamber staff members from both clubs were also introduced and recognized.
Kicking off the awards presentations was Lacee Sartors. She presented the Leadership Murray County Award to Bill Wright, Superintendent of the CNRA, followed by Kemper Howe presenting the Lifetime Achievement Award to Calvin Agee, former Superintendent of Sulphur Schools.
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