HICKORY. N.C. — ALFA held its annual volunteer awards reception on April 24 at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, 629 8th St. This was part of ALFA’s observance of National Volunteer Week.

Those who were honored were: Hickory Jaycee’s, Distinguished Business Philanthropist; Sylvia Yang, Angel Award; D.W. Bentley, Consumer Advocate Volunteer; Michelle Mathis, Candlelight Award; William “Bill” Morgan, Distinguished Board Member; and Leslie Cothren, Steve Yount Memorial Award. Honorable Mention certificates were to Renaye Chapman, Hobie McMillan, Jason Winkler, Eric Underwood, Beth Mahaffey and Kent Kersey.

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Lainey Millen

Lainey Millen is QNotes' former associate editor, special assignments writer, N.C. and U.S./World News Notes columnist and production director.