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Seniors awarded for service

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KENNEWICK, Wash.— Four seniors in the Mid-Columbia area were awarded for their dedication to service.

A lunch was held at the Senior Community, Hawthorne Court, for the 5th annual Lighthouse Awards Ceremony.  The event celebrates seniors who are dedicated to volunteer service, committed to healthy aging, and who are an inspiration to the community.  The categories were Wisdom of Age Mentorship, Picture of Health, Shining Light, and Philanthropy.

"Just because you're over 62 doesn't mean that you stop giving.  You actually keep giving no matter how old you are and that's why it's important.  There are a lot of unsung heroes out there," says Malaura Bricker, General Manager.

Seniors were nominated by people in the community.  If you know of a deserving senior go to