Cannella to speak at county's Father of the Year awards ceremony tomorrow

ATWATER – In honor of Father’s Day, State Sen. Anthony Cannella (R-Ceres) will tomorrow speak at the 10th Annual Merced County Father of the Year awards ceremony, which will honor students who submitted essays about “What My Father Means to Me.”

Cannella is the honorary chairman for the 2011 essay contest and will join others in distributing awards to 33 Merced County K through 10th grade students and in honoring the 2011 Father of the Year, who will be announced at the awards ceremony.

The program will start at 6:30 p.m., and the speech will be given at 7:30 p.m. Location is the Challenger Learning Center of the San Joaquin Valley, Castle Airport Aviation and Development Center, 3460 Challenger Way, Atwater 95301.