Women Honored For Accomplishments

Congratulations are in order to several Nacogdoches women who were honored Monday evening at the Woman of the Year Scholarship Banquet. The Nacogdoches Branch of American Association of University Women names Sue Kennedy as Woman of the Year. Kennedy shows her leadership skills everyday as Nacogdoches County Judge. The rest of the world got to see her abilities during the Columbia disaster. Since then she's been asked to speak to numerous communities on disaster relief and homeland security issues.

Other honorees include.... Peggy Fare for the art division, Cheryl Boyette for beautification, Peggy Jasso in business, Helena Abdullah in community service, Janice Pattillo for education and Dr. Modupe Sokunpi for medicine.