* * THANKS * *
The Town of Pennington Gap would like to thank the community and the following sponsors and volunteers who helped with the annual Independence Day Celebration at Leeman Field on July 6, 2013.
Powell Valley National Bank, Province Funeral Home, Powell Valley Printing, Lee Bank & Trust Company, Dr. James Roberson, Farmers & Miners Bank, Pizza Plus, Subway, Home Appliance & Furniture Company, New Peoples Bank, Pennington Pharmacy, WSWV AM/FM, Lee Auction Company, Wellmont Lee Regional Medical Center, Old Dominion Power Company, Bledsoe Bookkeeping, and Grabeel IGA #3.
Fingerprinting Crew of the Pennington Gap Police Department and the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, the Antique Tractor Club, Tom Phillips, Bill Turley, Don Williams, Brian Owens, Amy Brown, Rick Smith, Richard Garrett, Keith Galloway, Butch Williams, Lee County Twirlers and Tumblers, “Southern Rivers” and Crystal Huff who sang the National Anthem so beautifully.
A special THANK YOU to the Pennington Gap Fire Department for the fireworks display, the Pennington Gap Police Department for crowd control, and the Pennington Gap Public Works Department for all their hard work in preparing for the event and clean-up.
With the help and support of our sponsors and volunteers, the Independence Day Celebration was a terrific success. It’s people like you that make all the difference.
Adult - Jimmy Christian, Jr.
Kid - Shatonna Pleasant
Youth Champion – Shawn Smith
Women’s Champion – Rachel Smith
Men’s Champion – Bill Turley
Women’s Doubles Champions – Rachel Smith and Hunter Smith
Men’s Doubles Champions – Kevin Garrett and Richard Hernandez
Mixed Doubles Champions – Richard Hernandez and Sheena Lawson
First Place – Daniel Johnson and Ronald Hill
Second Place – Bill Napier and Clifford Estep
Cody Wolford, Jordan Cox, Marli Collier, Elizabeth Maggard, Abigail Whitaker
3 vs. 3 Basketball
Hunter Cope, Josh Terry, Fuller Cridlin, Brian “Dog” Owens
Best in Show – George Chandler, 1996 Ford Pickup Truck