Grand Falls-Windsor honoured its own yesterday with the town’s Civic Awards.
The awards were presented to citizens, groupsm, and businesses in various categories at a ceremony at the Gordon Pinsent Centre.
Winners include athletes Joshua Gardner and Hailey Budgell, musician Michael Race, and the Art Ex Festival Corporation. Allan Bradley recieved citizen of the year.
Here’s the entire list of winners:
• Special Olympic Athlete of the Year: Joshua Gardner
• The Beverley Anne Butler Heritage Award: Anne Warr
• Female Athlete of the Year: Hailey Budgell
• Male Athlete of the Year: Aaron Stacey
• Musician of the Year: Michael Race
• Business of the Year: Horwood’s Home Care
• Arts & Culture Award: Art Ex Festival Corporation
• Team of the Year: Exploits Valley Cheerleading Team
• Volunteer of the Year: Dave Byrne
• Youth of the Year: Steven Drake
• Citizen of the Year: Allan Bradley
• Organization of the Year: Grand Falls-Windsor Community Kitchen
Those honored with the Mayor’s Award include:
• Billy Ballard
• Joe Tremblett Sr.
• Dave Grimes
• Ken Hoefling
• Paul Lewis
• Bernard Hoffe
• Gary Bowers
• Gerald Foss
• JoAnne Maeck
• Mya Healey
• Lily Healey