Thank you to all those who supported the Mayor's Unity Breakfast. It was a huge success with a record high of over 288 guest attending. Angela Major was the Hal and Bettye Thurmond Award Recipient and Rev M.O. Fort and his wife Renee Fort of Virginia Street Baptist Church were the Unity Award Recipients. Lisa Lewis-Balboa received the appreciation plaque. To view pictures from the breakfast please click on the link below.
Hal & Bettye Thurmond Award
Each year a Hal & Bettye Thurmond and Unity Award are awarded to someone who’s making a difference to improve the community through his/her dedication to human relations, and community members who contribute to the spirit of unity. The awards are presented by the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission and the City of Hopkinsville.
If you know someone in the Hopkinsville-Christian County area who’s making a difference to improve the community through his/her dedication to human relations, please nominate them for the Hal & Bettye Thurmond Award presented by the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission. Please send nominations, along with a brief bio of explanation, by mail or email to firstname.lastname@example.org or 715 South Virginia St.