Brett Stawar of CVBThe Riverbend Growth Association handed out its annual Captain of the Riverbend Awards during The State of the Riverbend luncheon Thursday at Lewis and Clark Community College.  About 300 local business people and elected officials took part in the event that honored six groups this year.

The Alton Regional Convention and Visitors Bureau, Med Resources, and Challenge Unlimited were honored for economic enhancement.  St. Louis Regional Airport, Scheffel Boyle, and Argosy Casino Alton were honored for economic enhancement and community involvement. 


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