Palermo’s Branch Mills Grange hosts annual awards dinner

Grange Master Ann Bako presents the Spirit of America Award to Ephraim Staples.

Palermo’s Branch Mills Grange #336 hosted its annual awards dinner on August 9. The grange presents two awards annually. Above, the Spirit of America award which is to honor a person for their commendable community service. The recipient of the 2018 Spirit of America Award was Ephraim Staples. Right, the second is the Grange Award to express gratitude for the time, effort and donations that a non-member contributes to the grange. This year’s recipient is Nancy Beekley. Grange Master Ann Bako made both presentations.

Photos by Mary Haskell

Grange Master Ann Bako presents the Grange Award to Nancy Beekley.


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