FROM LOCAL SOURCES
CELESTINE -- Bob Schnell has received the Celestine Park Distinguished Service Award.
He was one out of seven nominees for the award. He received the honor in recognition of the years he’s devoted to servicing the community.
Sunday was the 28th annual awarding of the DSA. Organizers say a large number of past recipients were in attendance Sunday.
Past winners include; Leonard Heeke, Loretta Humbert, Don Sander, Ottie Betz, Ron Sander, Barney Heldman, Ed Senninger, Mike Klem, Margaret Buechler, Art Kempf, Glenda Reckelhoff, Melvin Betz, Ed Betz, Martha Goepfrich, Pat Hasenour, Clarence Buechler, Jim Sander, Jim Steffe, Joel Johnson, Emil Schroering, the Jim Hohler Family, Kenneth Schnell, Bob Schepers, Mary Rasche, Allen Thewes, Clarence Reckelhoff, Joan Steffe, and Tom Heeke.