Award is best tribute
Much of what they do for their community and its residents are never known outside of those they have helped. Yet that does not bother them; in fact they often prefer to work in anonymity, the actual work itself reward enough for them.
The Ruston-Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, at the request of the Rotary Club, recently decided to name one of its annual awards in honor of such a person. Beginning in 2007, the Chamber’s Humanitarian Award will be known as the Bill Best Humanitarian Award and sponsored by Rotary, for which Best was former president and sergeant-at-arms.