, Muskogee, OK

July 31, 2013

A.M. UPDATE: Applications for Mike Synar Memorial Achievement Award sought

— The Muskogee County Democrats are seeking applications for the Second Mike Synar Memorial Achievement Award. The purpose of the award is to honor the memory of former Congressman Mike Synar of the 2nd Congressional District.

The award will be presented at a homecoming rally in October to a party member who has exemplified the qualities of leadership and courage and to promote the values of the Democratic Party as Synar did. Anyone or any organization can submit a nomination. Applications can be obtained from County Chair Jack Reavis at (918) 869-5405 or Committee Chairperson, Donna Woods at (918) 781-2204. Deadline for nominees is Aug. 24.