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Bluefield, W.Va.--Craig Hammond, director of the Bluefield Union Mission, receives the 2013 Distinguished Citizen Award presented by the Riley Post No. 9, The American Legion Bluefield.

The event was held on Thursday at the Bluefield Youth Center.

Hammond joins a long list of recipients. The annual award meeting was first held in 1937. Hammond's brother, Rev. Charles Hammond presented the award.

The program included special music and a speech by WV Commander of the American Legion Frank Nicholson.

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