Crystal Apple Awards ceremony tonight in Pendleton

34 educators in Umatilla and Morrow counties are being honored tonight at an annual awards ceremony.

The Crystal Apple "Excellence in Education" Awards are being given out at the Pendleton Red Lion Hotel ballroom at 5:15 PM.

Administrators say the purpose of these awards is to recognize outstanding individuals who are dedicated to the success of our children and their education.

Another awards ceremony will be held May 22nd in La Grande, to honor Union County recipients.

The InterMountain ESD is hosting both events.