Nominees for the 2012 Outstanding Citizen of the Year are Javier Diaz, Gertrude and Geraldine Kretek, and Cleo
Nominees for the Agribusiness Person or Family of the Year are Hartman Farms and Wade Worrell.
Nominees for 2012 Business Person of the Year are Edward Khanbabian with Grand Motor Inn, Robert Lampert with Border Foods, Lois Tharp with Tharp’s Flowers and Steve Westenhofer with
Mimbres Memorial Hospital.
Nominees for Education Person of the Year are Virginia Holguin and Larry Von Tress.
And nominees for the 2012 New Business of the Year are Benji’s Restaurant, Graceland Portable Buildings and Mimbres Food Mart.
Winners will be honored at the Deming-Luna County Chamber of Commerce Gala to be held Saturday, January 19th.
The theme for this year’s banquet is “Rock ‘n’ Deming.”