Delaware Dems honor Coddington

Tom Coddington of Andes will be honored as the 2008 Delaware County Democrat of the Year at the committee’s annual dinner. DCDC Chairman Cindy Lockrow said, “We are very proud to recognize Tom for this honor. The Democratic Party is indeed the ‘party of the people’; Tom’s quiet, steadfast service and dedication to this organization is admirable, and we look forward to Tom’s continued involvement. His expertise as the communications committee chair has been invaluable as part of our core efforts to raise awareness of the political process in Delaware County."
A resident of Andes for most of his life, Tom’s roots in the county run deep. A graduate of Andes Central School and Hartwick College, he began his career at the Walton Reporter in 1973 where he has served as sports editor, advertising director and interim editor.
The Delaware County Democratic Committee dinner will be held Saturday, June 21 at 5 p.m. in the SUNY Delhi Alumni Hall Hospitality Center. Tickets are available from committee members.