On August 21, the Board of Directors of the Ada Industrial Development Corporation (AIDC) honored Mr. C.B. Howard. Mr. Howard was presented with a plaque commending him for his distinguished record of service as President of the AIDC Board of Directors. Mr. Howard has been a member of the AIDC board for over 40 years. Howard served as President of the Board from 1982 until resigning from the position in May 2007. Mr. Howard will still continue to assist with industrial development as a member of AIDCís Board of Directors.