Nominations being taken for Community Impact Awards

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - It's time to nominate those who go beyond the call of duty.

KSWP radio announced the start of the nomination process for the third annual Community Impact Awards of East Texas Thursday at Crown Colony Country Club.

The awards are open to business and philanthropists in 13 Deep East Texas counties.

Winners of this year's awards will be honored at a gala on the SFA campus in August.

The awards look to honor those that stand out for their work in the community.

"It highlights East Texas at their best," said Dianne Morgan of KSWP. "Encouraging others, going above and beyond the call of duty or what would be necessarily recommended by their job or profession."

Deadline to enter is June 1.

Any business or non-profit can be nominated for the awards.

And to see a complete list of rules and how to apply, you can visit the awards website.

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