Rotary clubs recognize community contributors

Several members from the Cornwall-area are recognized Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 for their contributions to the community during the Paul Harris Awards dinner. The recipients are Terry Brouillet, David Yee, Ken Morris, Christal Bowen and Peter Labelle. (Bette Miller via Newswatch Group)

CORNWALL – Several people in Cornwall have been recognized by the local rotary clubs for their contributions to rotary and the community.

The Rotary Club of Cornwall Sunrise and Rotary Club of Cornwall handed out their annual awards during the Paul Harris Dinner and Awards Ceremony Tuesday night.

Terry Brouillet, Ken Morris and David Yee were given awards for their time and leadership to the club.

Peter Labelle was awarded for his dedication to the eradication of Buruli Ulcer and treatment of tropical diseases.

Christal Bowen was also recognized for her contributions to the community.

Rotary District Governor Claude Laliberte was at the awards ceremony at Ramada Cornwall to hand out the awards.