HUNTINGTON, Ind. - The Huntington District honored ten United Methodist laity with the 2007 Cross and Flame Awards during a district worship service held at Evangelical UMC on Nov. 5. The district recognized them for their dedication as disciples of Jesus Christ and for their work in their congregation.

They included: Aimee Currie of Monroe UMC, Carol Day of Richvalley UMC, George DeWeese of Liberty Center UMC, Dean and Barbara Hart of Jefferson Center UMC, Mary Jane Nichols of New Corydon UMC, Arden Schilling of Evangelical UMC in Huntington, Mary Smith of Poneto UMC, Ann Spahr of Roanoke Seminary UMC and Doris Stout of Berne Trinity UMC.