Morgan receives Hixson Award

December 17, 2013

The Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth presented Rick Morgan with the George F. Hixson Fellowship Award during the Nov. 27 regular meeting. Morgan, who was instrumental in bringing the playground to Tracy Park, was presented with a commemorative tie tack/label pin and two numbered medallions (one for display and one to be worn), by fellow member Al Oliver, left. The award is named in honor of the first Kiwanis International President. Hixson dedicated 50 years of his life in service to Kiwanis. The Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth meets each Wednesday at 11:45 a.m. at Oscars in Portsmouth. For more information about the club, visit us on the web at or like us on facebook at Kiwanis Club of Portsmouth.