A rose to the cheerful horde of volunteers, organizers and donors who Saturday prepared and delivered 5,000 meals in what has been dubbed the Celebration of Hope outreach.
Oktibbeha County Board of Supervisors; Columbus-Lowndes Political Action Committee; Black Friday shoppers; Charles Freeman and design students; Thanksgiving volunteers
Good Samaritan Medical Clinic, Starkville School District, Columbus-Lowndes Convention and Visitors Bureau, Courtney Honnoll and Wade Williams, Jane Robbins
Voters, poll workers, Mississippi State University Extension Center, Columbus' Night out Against Crime participants
"Green 6"; Mississippi University for Women Alumni Association and Mississippi's First Alumnae Association; Hoops for Troops organizers; and the R.E. Hunt Museum and Cultural Center board
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