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Historical Commission Receives Award

Congratulations are in order for the Kaufman County Historical Commission for earning a Distinguished Service Award for the 2020 year of service by the Texas Historical Commission. This annual award is presented to County Historical Commissions who manage well-rounded history and preservation related programs that enrich Texas communities. This year there were only 84 designees out of a field of 175 County Historical Commissions. Pictured below is Kaufman County Judge Hal Richards presenting the award to the Historical Commission members at the June 29 County Commissioners’ Meeting. (Left to right): Jeff Baska, Historical Commission Chairman Jim Davis, County Judge Hal Richards, Jody Deller, Historical Commission Secretary Pam Corder, Zahnd Schlensker, Charles Whitaker