Awards presented

Logan County Braves

Nikki Wilson, right, presents the Chris Wilson Award to Lisa Russell at the recent Logan County Braves sports banquet at the Bellefontaine First Church of God. The award, which also was presented to Jim Logan, is given in honor of Mrs. Wilson’s late husband, who was a beloved RTC Industries staff member and Special Olympics coach who died unexpectedly last fall. The award hoors any coach, athlete or volunteer who shows determination, positive energy and brings out the best in people. Russell coaches track and field, while Logan helps with the Special Olympics softball team.The evening also included the presentatation of an award to Nancy Steinberger, who is retiring after many years at RTC Industries, but still plans to coach track and field. Some 70 participants were honored along with those volunteers who help with such activities as basketball, bowling, powerlifting, softball, equestrian, TAASC (adapted sports) and track and field. (PHOTO | LCBDD)