Perkins Is A 'Champion'
Dee Dee Perkins, a member of the Brevard City Council and a downtown business owner, was honored as a 2007 Main Street Champion at the North Carolina Main Street annual awards dinner in Rocky Mount.
The Heart of Brevard. nominated Perkins for recognition in appreciation of her "exceptional contributions" to the downtown revitalization process, said Madrid Zimmerman, the organization's executive director.
The N.C. Secretary of Commerce Jim Fain, Office of Urban Development Director Rodney L. Swink and other officials presented Perkins a certificate commemorating her designation along with w...