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The Missourian presented its Washingtonian Award to Franklin County Honor Flight at the annual Washington Area Chamber of Commerce dinner Saturday night at the Knights of Columbus Hall. The organization was recognized for taking about 1,100 military veterans, many from Washington, since 2007, to view memorials in their honor in Washington, D.C.
The three founders of the Franklin County Honor Flight are seated. From left are Dave Hall, Jim Tayon and Judge Larry Davis, all of the Union area.
Standing in the rear are Rosalie McGaugh, Dave Anderson, both volunteers with Honor Flight, and Bill Miller, Sr., of The Missourian who made the presentation. Missourian Photo.