Honoring Rome Heroes

The recipients of the 2014 Heart of the Community Awards of Honor pose with their awards following the gala Saturday at The Forum. Shown in the front are Board of Governors Award honoree Frank Barron Jr. (from left), Esther Vaughn, Barbara Monday, Tracey Koehler and Dr. Lavonne Fore of Fore Orthodontics. In the back are Horace (Ed) Edmondson (from left), Drew Taylor and David Newby.

Saturday night witnessed the Affair of the Heart banquet at The Forum.

Frank Barron Jr. was given this year’s Board of Governors Award.

David Newby, Tracey Koehler, Drew Taylor, Barbara Monday, Esther Vaughn, Horace (Ed) Edmondson, and Dr. Lavonne Fore and her staff at Fore Orthodontics received Heart of the Community Awards of Honor.

The awards are sponsored each year by Redmond Regional Medical Center and produced by the Heart of the Community Foundation Board of Governors.

Staff writer and Photo credit: Jeremy Stewart contributed to this report. Read the full article.