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2005 Governor's Awards in the Arts

Governor Ernie Fletcher will honor the 2005 recipients at a public ceremony and reception on Thursday, February 9, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. EST in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort.

The 2005 recipients of the Commonwealth's most distinguished awards in the arts are:

Milner Award
Glema Mahr

National Award
The Everly Brothers

Artist Award
Jay Flippin

Business Award

Community Arts Award - Organization
The Baker Hunt Foundation

Education Award
Hazel Carver

Folk Heritage Award
Marvin Finn

Government Award
Governor's School for the Arts

Media Award
Kentucky Monthly


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"The arts inspire us, teach us and comfort us. Artistic endeavors also stimulate economic growth, create jobs and build a better workforce for tomorrow. Forty years of public support for the arts has been a good investment, creating a better Kentucky for all of us. "
--The Honorable  
Ernie Fletcher, Governor  
Commonwealth of Kentucky  

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