The Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce presented their yearly awards Tuesday evening at the Meadowbrook Inn.

Blowing Rock News reports the Business of the Year honor went to the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum.

The Jerry Burns Ambassadorial Award was presented to Jim McDowell, of Mountainaire Inn and Log Cabins.

The Service To Community Award went to Zika Rea of Zap Fitness.

The New Business of the Year award went to the Horton Hotel of Boone.

The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to John Aldridge, founder of the Blowing Rock Village Foundation and who has served on the Chamber board of directors, and has chaired the Economic Development Committee.