From Aug. 1 to Sept. 15, you are invited to send in nominations. Please review the list of nominees. If the person you want to nominate has been nominated already, please add your comments in the Facebook comment section at the end of the nomination. A person can be nominated only once in a category.
If you add a nomination of your own, please click here.
After nominations close:
• Six three-member panels will review nominations in their category and pick the winners.
• All nominees will be introduced and winners announced at a ceremony on Nov. 11 at the Polk Theatre in Lakeland.
• Each nominee will receive a certificate and winners will receive a trophy and have their stories featured in The Ledger, The News Chief, theledger.com and in Inside Polk magazine.