Ellis Greenhouse in Lucas was chosen as the 2019 Pillar of the Community Award winner at the Chariton Area Chamber/Main Street’s annual meeting Friday night. There wasn’t a representative present from Ellis Greenhouse to receive the award.

Jena Wiley, the Chair of Chamber/Main Street’s Promotions Division, said, “Our 2019 Pillar of the Community Award winner, Ellis Greenhouse, was founded in 1968. They are a fourth generation local family business. Visitors come from near and far, not only because of the wide selection available, but also because of the friendly atmosphere,” Wiley said

Read the June 11, 2019 edition of the Chariton Leader for the rest of the story.

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