The community honored DeAnn Triboulet at Thursday’s Homecoming Fest Community Tailgate Party when she was presented with this year’s Gold Medal Award.
Award winners are recognized for their community achievements and volunteer efforts.
Triboulet’s list is impressive. She has been the Augusta Arts Council Executive Director for 9 years, working full time at the theatre and volunteering on weekends; she organizes the Christmas Gala, Volunteer Night, In-House Community Plays, Summer Art Classes; is president of CTB, a member of the Kansas Historic Theatre Association, volunteers at the Augusta Historical Museum by baking items for the annual Spring Tea and the Chili/Pie Auction, and helps with the museum’s Yesteryar Fair.
She also volunteers with Downtown Augusta, Inc., teaches Sunday School and helps ladies in the community with their lawns and gardens.