The Churubusco community had the most nominees from the three towns being honored by the Whitley County Community Foundation at its 15th Annual Heart of Gold Awards, held Thursday, April 22, at Indian Spring Middle School. Nominees are, left to right, seated, Cindy Zollinger, Ann Barrett (winner) and Linda Bufkin; standing, Tom Cormany, Jimmy Claxton, John K. Gaff, Matt Hutton, Donna Hillard, Tanya Young, Jay Hillard, Monica Trump, Gina Ramsey, Lucas Konger, Liz Schemm and Donald Page. (photo by hiatt)
Chuck Mathieu, pictured with his wife, Becky, was one of the nominees for the 2010 Heart of Gold Award given annually to Whitley County residents by the Whitley County Community Foundation. Chuck was nominated for his many years of service to the community. Chuck was unable to attend the awards and was presented later with his “Heart of Gold” ribbon.