Annual Awards to be presented by Preservation Bath


Debra McLane with “Warm Springs and West Warm Springs; Classroom for Preservation” will be the presenter at this year’s meeting.

Past Recipients of Preservation Bath Awards

2015 Awards

Heritage Preservation Award    Meadow Lane 1860 House

Legacy Preservation Award     Ashwood School

Preservation Activist Award   Howard Hammon and Bucky Mottern

2016 Awards

Heritage Preservation Award   Old Webb’s Store

Legacy Preservation Award   Old Dairy Complex

Preservation Activist Award   Perlista Henry


2017 Awards

Heritage Preservation Award   The Wilderness

Legacy Preservation Award   Inn at Gristmill Square

Preservation Activist Award   Rick Armstrong

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Bonnie Ralston

Bonnie Ralston is the Assistant Station Coordinator at WVLS and a Highland County news reporter. She began volunteering at Allegheny Mountain Radio in the fall of 2005. In 2006 she became an AMR employee and worked in Bath County for eight years as the WCHG Station Coordinator and then as the news reporter there. She began working in radio while in college and has stayed connected to radio, in one way or another, for more than thirty years. She grew up in Staunton, Virginia, while spending a lot of time on her family’s farm in Deerfield, Virginia. She enjoys spending time outside, watching old TV shows and movies and tending to her chickens.

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