Special recognition was paid to associate members.
It was noted that HBAGCC’s associate members “are important to us and we would like to show our appreciation by honoring them. They are always ready to assist the association in any way they can.”
Classic Catering prepared gumbo and other treats on an outside grill. Local artist John Nichols provided music.
The association had a fundraiser for ABPAC on July 26 at Classic on Noble. About 130 were present. Thanks were extended to fundraiser committee chairman David Wingard for his hard work on the event and to Sharon Rutherford for selling more than 30 tickets.
The association helped sponsor a 5K race Saturday to raise funds for Thompson Nash Wagoner, grandson of Sam Almaroad.