Woodson honored

Lawrence Woodson, owner of Woodson Marathon on Riverside Drive in Danville (center), was awarded a Community Builder Award from Morotock Lodge A.F. & A.M. No. 210. Woodson was accompanied by his wife, Ramona, and his son, Seth (far left). Woodson was recognized for his years as a business owner, his sponsorship of youth sports and church activities. Also congratulating Woodson are L. Seth Gunter, secretary of Morotock Lodge; J.T. Ragsdale, 38th Masonic District deputy grand master; William Hershey, grand master of Masons in Virginia; and Bernard Baker, worshipful master of Morotock Lodge. The award was presented recently during Hershey’s official visit to the 37th and 38th Masonic districts at the Stratford Inn and Conference Center.