Spirit of Women presents annual community service awards

Spirit of Women presents annual community service awards

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Four Hattiesburg-area residents were recognized Thursday by Forrest General Hospital's Spirit of Women organization for their outstanding service to the community.

Ann McCullen, executive director of Edwards Street Fellowship Ministries, Father Tommy Conway of St. Fabian Catholic Church and Special Olympics volunteers Allison Hinz and Amber Wadsworth received Spirit in Action awards during the Spirit of Women's annual Spring Event at the Lake Terrace Convention Center.

Keynote speaker was Leigh Anne Tuohy, the Memphis woman who's story of love and support for an underprivileged but talented football player was told in the movie, "The Blind Side."