Nominate Coweta citizen of year

Fri, 11/28/2008 - 9:11am
By: The Citizen

On January 15, 2009, Coweta County will honor its next Citizen of the Year, and the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce wants your nominations by Friday, December 19. Nomination forms are available through the Chamber.

“The Citizen of the Year Award was established by the Chamber in 1992 to recognize individuals with outstanding leadership and citizenship within the community,” said Willie Boyd, community volunteer, Chamber board member and Citizen of the Year in 2006. “These are people who demonstrate exemplary vision, civic pride and a strong commitment to a better Coweta County.”

Nominees must be residents of Coweta County and must focus their efforts in the county and surrounding area.

To learn more about the Citizen of the Year Award, contact Willie Boyd, 770-251-7658 or, or contact the Chamber at 770-253-2270 or

With more than 700 members throughout Coweta County, the Newnan-Coweta Chamber of Commerce is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing economic prosperity for all Coweta’s citizens. As the county’s largest business organization, the Chamber works to provide business leadership to foster an economic and cultural climate favorable to all business, in order to create a higher quality of life for all residents.

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