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CCShowcase 3095Pictured are the winners of the awards: (front row) Courtney Diamond, Best Actress (Annie, "Annie Get Your Gun"); Jordan Raben, Best Actor (Robert, "Robert’s Here"); Dustin McSparin, Best Set ("A Midsummer Night’s Dream"); (middle row) Steve Klostermann, Best Supporting Actor (Dave, "Robert’s Here"); Laurie Diamond, Best Supporting Actress (Vivian Snustad, "Church Basement Ladies"); Rita Niemeyer, Best Costumes ("A Midsummer Night’s Dream"); (back row) David Wilton, Best Music ("Church Basement Ladies") and Sean Thomas, Best Show ("Robert’s Here").    Clinton County Showcase held their annual Gala on April 29 at the Avon Theatre in Breese to celebrate the closing season with the Patron’s Choice Awards and to preview the upcoming season. The upcoming season includes "Beauty and the Beast Jr.," "The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Drop Dead!," "Annie," "First Date" and "Spamalot." Season tickets are still available and can be ordered by calling 618-526-AVON(2866).

ButterflyAwardShelly Black (on left), Hospice of Southern Illinois volunteer services supervisor, presents the Butterfly Award to Tina Wiegman of Carlyle.    Hospice of Southern Illinois recognized three volunteers — Tina Wiegman of Carlyle, Linda Powers of Collinsville and Adrienne  Villotti of Mascoutah — who received the “Butterfly Award” at the annual dinner held April 14. 
    This is a special recognition awarded to volunteers who exemplify the ongoing quality of services at Hospice of Southern Illinois, give countless hours to patients and staff, and dedicate their heart to the mission: to enhance the quality of life for individuals and their loved ones touched by a terminal illness. 
    “Actions speak louder than words,” is a famous quote that describes these “shooting stars” of the Hospice organization. Thank you to the volunteers who come together, shine bright and go above and beyond to support Hospice of Southern Illinois. 

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