IRRIGON - The annual Community Awards Banquet will honor Irrigon's Citizen of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Educator of the Year and Outstanding Young Adult. Honorees will be recognized for their contribution to making Irrigon a wonderful place to live.
The event is set for 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Stokes Landing Community Center, Opal Place. Guests will enjoy a prime rib dinner along with entertainment provided by Doug Diamond.
Holiday decorations, including wreaths, table centerpieces and decked-out Christmas trees, all provided by local businesses, will be auctioned off by auctioneer Ray Fox. Proceeds from the auction will help support local community programs.
Tickets are $8 and are available at the Bank of Eastern Oregon and Sentry Market in Irrigon, and American West Properties in Umatilla. For information or to purchase tickets, call Patti Burres at 922-2888 or Bonnie Clow at 922-4323.