Nominees for Outstanding Senior Citizen award open

SIDNEY — The Area Agency on Aging is accepting nominations for Outstanding Senior Citizen for Shelby County.

Service in any field of endeavor should be considered. Check nomination guidelines on the form for eligibility requirements. Previous award recipients cannot be considered.

Older Americans Month is celebrated every May and this year’s theme is “Communities of Strength.”

The deadline for all nominations is March 26. Each county’s Council on Aging will select its Outstanding Senior Citizen, who will be recognized in the local media and the Area Agency on Aging’s website and newsletter.

The nomination form can be found at For more information or to have a nomination form mailed to you, contact Kelsey Haus at 937-341-3020 or