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5 volunteers honored at Spirit of Angelina Awards

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

Five volunteers who work with non-profits were honored with Spirit of Angelina Awards.

Bill Royle, John Courtnay, Holly Goodier, Don Newland and Tyane Dietz.

 Lufkin-Angelina Chamber officials say non-profits are the backbone of the community.

"What we're looking for is as we make these awards is people that are committed, dedicated to the service, dedicated to the organization and they are willing to do the things that change Lufkin and make a change and impact people lives who live in Lufkin," said Max Alvis, Chairman of the board, Chamber of Commerce.

 The five winners were nominated by their various organizations as volunteers who go above and beyond the call of duty.

The Chamber will take nominations for the 2nd annual awards ceremony in 2013.

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