Members of the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce and guests celebrated at the SIU Student Center Ballrooms for the annual banquet on Feb. 15 in spite of the cold sleet and snow hitting the area. The theme of this year’s event was the Chinese New Year. Guest enjoyed a catered meal from Hunan, pre- and post-event receptions, a 50/50 raffle, silent auctions and an international showcase performance!

1. George and Diane Scheffer with Jolene and Steve Falat, all of Carbondale

2. John Dunn of Carbondale with Ann Marie and Ben Shepherd of Makanda

3. Al and Kassie Taylor of Carbondale

4. Jimmy Leadingham and Hannah Jones

5. Marissa Rossi of Carbondale, with Jenn Fortune and Kym Rangitsch, both of Carterville

6. Terri and Mike Henry of Carbondale

7. Rick and Terry Bryant of Murphysboro

8. Dr. Bonnie Juul of Carbondale with Marcy Cascio-Hale and Susan Willis, both of Murphysboro

9. Nathan Columbo of Carbondale

10. Jake and Carolyn Rendleman of Carterville

11. Jeff and Niki Davis of Carbondale

12. Cara Recine of Carbondale and Mark Dynis of Herrin

13. David and Jessica Murray of Murphysboro

14. Brian Flath of Carterville and Tina Moon of Makanda

15. Kyle and Terri Harfst of Carterville

16. Anna and David Clover of Murphysboro

17. Angie and Matt Baughman with Rae Goldsmith, all of Carbondale

18. Mindy and Josh Combs of Carterville

19. Shawn and Allison Spence of Marion

20. Martha Kent of Carbondale with Sara Rauniker of Greenville, South Carolina and Don and Mary Hastings of St. Louis

21. Jay and Emily Spann of Carterville

22. Stacey and Joe Bleyer of Marion

23. Dannielle Brooks of Carbondale

24. Sheryl and Navreet Kang of Carbondale

25. Steve and Itzel Mitchel of Carbondale

26. Rachel Kovac and Jordan Wren, both of Carbondale

27. Lindsay Ledbetter of Herrin and Catherine Shaw of Carbondale

28. Randy and Ginger Murray of Carbondale

29. Randy, Sammie and Nancy Fricke, all of Murphysboro

30. Michelle and Jamie Snyder of Carbondale

31. Justin and Emily Zurlinden of Carbondale

32. Ashley and Daniel Booth of Carbondale

33. Darren Berger of Carbondale

34. Brock Boombastic Bertling, musician

35. Jennifer Olson of Carterville

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