The Anderson County Hall of Fame Induction Banquet will be held on Thursday March 30th beginning at 5:30 pm in the Family Life Center of First Baptist Church in Clinton.
Each year, local individuals are inducted into the Hall of Fame, which was established in 2007, for their achievements as business leaders, athletes, elected officials, visionaries, volunteers, members of the military, coaches and youth mentors and educators. Lifetime achievement and lifetime ministry are also recognized.
This year’s inductees into the Anderson County Hall of Fame are:
ENTREPRENEUR: John Burrell, Jr.
MILITARY: Lt. Col. Mel Clausen
VISIONARIES: Gordon & Janie Cox
BUSINESS LEADERS: Ronnie Fox, Stanley Fox, Sr. and Becky Grubb
K-12 EDUCATOR: Larry Foster
YOUTH MENTOR: Mary Hammond
MINISTRY: Rev. Robbie Leach
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: Charles “Bones” Seivers
COMMITMENT TO SERVICE: Joann Swann
PUBLIC OFFICIAL: Sheriff Paul White
The ceremony will be emceed by WYSH’s own Ron Meredith, and the keynote speaker will be Stephen Bargatze. He is an internationally-acclaimed motivational speaker and comedian and also serves as Director of Student Services for the Tennessee Secondary Schools Athletic Association, or TSSAA.
Tickets are available now for $100 per person or $700 for a table of eight and can be ordered online at www.AndersonCountyHallofFame.com. All proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club of North Anderson County. For more information on the ceremony call 865-232-1175. For information on how your business can serve as a sponsor for this event, call 865-232-1105.