Media Release

1st Annual Veterans Services Awards Banquet

Friday, July 7, 2006 1:00 AM

Alachua County Veterans Services will hold the 1st Annual Veterans Awards Banquet on January 28 at 6:30 p.m. at Santa Fe Community College, room R-101. The banquet is open to the public. Individuals from the veteran community who have done outstanding service work will be recognized. At the end of the evening one veteran will receive the Jim McCawley Veterans Service Award for being Veteran of the Year. Jim McCawley is the former chairman of the Alachua County Veterans Committee who was involved in erecting every veterans memorial in Alachua County.

Citizens who wish to attend the banquet should contact Jim Lynch, Director of Alachua County Veterans Services at (352) 264-6740.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).