2019 Blount-Oneonta Chamber award winners

From left: Nancy Jackson, Friends of the Locust Fork River (Charles Carr Volunteer of the Year), Aimee Wilson, owner of The Blount Countian (Business of the Year), Keith Dillard, Alabama Guardrail (Industry of the Year), Allen Neel (Pat Bellew Citizen of the Year), Zach Buse, Covered Bridge Players (Eldridge Bynum Award for Community Service), and Ginger Perkins, Grapes and Hops (Emerging Business of the Year).

From left: Nancy Jackson, Friends of the Locust Fork River (Charles Carr Volunteer of the Year), Aimee Wilson, owner of The Blount Countian (Business of the Year), Keith Dillard, Alabama Guardrail (Industry of the Year), Allen Neel (Pat Bellew Citizen of the Year), Zach Buse, Covered Bridge Players (Eldridge Bynum Award for Community Service), and Ginger Perkins, Grapes and Hops (Emerging Business of the Year).

Teachers of the Year are (from left): Jennifer Priest (Blount County Elementary), Grindl Weldon (Blount County High School), Erica Whited (Oneonta Middle School), Sandy McElvey (Oneonta Elementary), and Idania Gonzalez (Oneonta High School).

Teachers of the Year are (from left): Jennifer Priest (Blount County Elementary), Grindl Weldon (Blount County High School), Erica Whited (Oneonta Middle School), Sandy McElvey (Oneonta Elementary), and Idania Gonzalez (Oneonta High School).

Ambassadors of the Year are (from left): Cassidy Riddle (Locust Fork), Courtney Kramer (J.B. Pennington), Harlee Kate Reid (Hayden), Emily Reed (Cleveland), Jacky Chen (Oneonta), and Kara Cornelius (Appalachian). Not pictured are Albert Tinney (Southeastern) and Micah Ogles (Susan Moore).

Ambassadors of the Year are (from left): Cassidy Riddle (Locust Fork), Courtney Kramer (J.B. Pennington), Harlee Kate Reid (Hayden), Emily Reed (Cleveland), Jacky Chen (Oneonta), and Kara Cornelius (Appalachian). Not pictured are Albert Tinney (Southeastern) and Micah Ogles (Susan Moore).