With or without peaches, the North Fairfield annual Peach Festival will be held this year July 18 to 20.
The Distinguished Citizen Award will be announced at 5 p.m. July 18. The selection of the recipient is done by a committee composed of past recipients. Nominations may be made by any person with past or present connections to the village or Fairfield Township.
To assure that equal opportunity is offered to all potential participants, guidelines are given as follows:
• The nominee and nominator must lived or have lived in the village of North Fairfield or Fairfield Township, although exceptions for each may be made for good cause.
• Nominations must be submitted in writing and must be signed. If the nominator is a relative of the nominee, it must be accompanied by the name and address of a non-relative who can be contacted for further information.
• Nomination must state in full detail what the nominee has done for the betterment of the Village. There is no age restriction for either nominator or nominee. Nominations will not be carried over from year to year. A person not selected may be re-nominated following rules above.
• Nominations may be submitted in the following ways: in writing and mailed to P.O. Box 102, North Fairfield, Ohio, or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2014 nomination deadline is Wednesday. Persons having questions or desiring more information may contact Ruth Earl at the email above or at (419) 668-4006.