TAMA NEWS-HERALD - It’s time for nominations for the Tama Citizen of the Year honor.
Each year since 1982 the Tama Firefighters Association has chosen a nominee to honor who has contributed to the city through volunteer efforts. The 2011 Citizen of the Year will be recognized during the Lincoln Highway Bridge Festival set for May 20 and 21.
Submit nominations to Tama Firefighters Assoc., o/o Judy Welch, city clerk, 305 Siegel, Tama, IA 52339 by the deadline of May 12 at 5 p.m.
Also, limited number of Tama’s 125th anniversary belt buckles (below) are still available for sale at $10 each. City Clerk Judy Welch reported she has sold 25 of the buckles in the past two weeks. They may be purchased at the Clerk’s Office with proceeds to be used to help fund the 2012 Tama Sesquicentennial.