The Old Hickory Award

 
1973 - Raymond Morgan, Harley Cofey*, Mae Weygandt. Walter Orahood and Cloyd Taylor
 
1974 - John Bates,  Earl Cornell, Charles Paridon Sr. and Agnes Weimer
 
1975 - John Bartell, Stella Black, Mildred Brown and Leland Musser
 
1976 - Carl Schafter,  Antoinette Gaborsky,  Donald Mehis and Carl Gerig
 
1977 - Roy Ickes,  Harold Kropf, Sid Bucher  and Julius Stark
 
1978 - Dolly Iannarelli,  Marie Coffey and Adrian Hartzler
1979 - Ray Dilyard,  LaVerne Fletcher and The Rev. John Wallace
 
1980 - Cedric Paullin, Ella Manson, Judge WilliamH. H. Wertz and Herman Retzler
 
1981 - Hazel Moore,  Hazel Frase and Clara Wallace
 
1982 - Ruby Bishop and Clifford & Louise Emerson
 
1984 - Judge Adrian Miller and Deloris Wright
 
1986 - Mary Gasbarre
 
1987 - John Thomasetti. Wilmer & Betty Baer. Ernest McConnell, Edgar Schuler and Audrey Spratley
1988 - Clyde Burton and Elsworth & Florence Fetzer
 
1989 - Judge Jonah Howells and Mildred Schroman
 
1990 - Judge Jay E. Lehman
 
1991 - Robert Marshall and  Jess Forlin
 
1992 - Marguerite Johnson and Bill Lance
 
1993 - Edwin Abramson
 
1994 - Philomena Wright
 
1995 - Bill & Betty Whitmore and Greta Peters
 
1996 - Fern Young
 
1997 - Julia Fishelson, Eugene Grande and Harold & Marilyn Weygandt
 
1999 - Robert Klopfenstein,  John E. Johnson and Warren Hardgrove*
 
2000 - Carl Haas
 
2001 - John Vimmerstedt
 
2002 - Miles Priest
 
2003 - Blake Stone
 
2004 - David & Donna Anderson
 
2005 - Keith & Dorothy Brown, B. Jean Mohr,  Leon Topovski* and Elmer Toth
 
2006 - M.F. “Buck” Ludowese,  Gordon Shull and Wayne Strong
2007 - Joseph & Sue Retzler and John & Betty Schuler
 
2008 - Wesley Plant and Jon Ulbright
 
2009 - Dave Sears,  Joy Varner and Lupe Williams
 
2010 - Dan & Linda Houston,  Leonard & Lucille Herr and  George & Marilyn Spencer
 
2011 - Jim Wheelis and Jim Bird
 
2012 - Dave & Gayle Noble
 
2013 - Janet Daily,  Barbara Hustwit and Ruth Vandersall
 
2014 - Rich Corfman
 
2015 - Judge K. William Bailey
 
2016 -Sallie Cook
 
2017 - Mady Noble and Tim Breiner

The Liberty Award**

2018 - Dorothy Gift
* Awarded posthumously
** The name of the award was changed in 2018. 

The Ruby Bishop Award

This award, amed in memory of the late Ruby Bishop, is given to someone who has gone "above and beyond" on behalf of the Wayne County Democratic Party within the previous twelve months.

 

2008 - Ruth Vandersall
2009 - Peter James
2010  - Betsy Sheets
2010 -  Jim Bird
2012  - Michelle Baker
2013  - Bryan Haynes & Gloria Mohr
2014   - Brad Gowins
2015   - Doug Gray
2017  -  Lyn Shoots
2018  -  Dee Dee Giese
2019 - Paula Chenevey
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