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Max Colegrove was a valued resident of Mansfield for many years.  A native of the Olean, NY area and a veteran of WWII, he came to Mansfield after the war and married the former Annabelle Loveland.  As founder and owner of the Pennysaver, he had a host of friends throughout the area.

Max was active in the United Methodist Church and numerous other organizations.  He was a charter member of the Mansfield Kiwanis Club, an active member of the Chamber of Commerce, a past Commander of the Austin Cox Post of the American Legion, and of the Masonic Lodge.  For many years he served as president of the Mansfield Borough Council.

His children, James, John, Richard, and Mary Jane Taylor, have followed his example of active community participation in their respective communities.

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Max Colegrove Citizen of the Year Award Past Honorees

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We are pleased to announce that the winner of this years 33rd Annual Max Colegrove Citizen of the Year award is Chris Jones.  There were some amazing candidates and it was a tough decision with so many wonderful people in our community who do so much!
Chris's involvement in the Hamilton Gibson Board, BOOM, Home for the Holidays, First Citizens Community Bank Board, the Chamber of Commerce and so much more all contributed to why he was chosen as this year's award recipient.
We'd love to have you join us to celebrate Chris and hear even more about what he's done for our community over the years. Tickets to the Citizen of the Year Banquet are now on sale at the Mansfield Chamber Office, Northwest Bank, and First Citizens Community Bank.  Tickets are $20.00.
Congratulations Chris Jones! Our Community is very blessed to have you as such a valuable part of it!