Local woman receives 70-year award from DAR

Jean Beauchamp of HillsĀ­boro was awarded a 70-year certificate April 14 for being in the Daughters of the AmeriĀ­can Revolution. To be a daughter requires having a blood relative who fought in the American Revolution. Beauchamp is a member of the Newton Chapter NSDAR. On either side of her are Debbie Sheldon (left), treasurer, and Barb Casteel, current regent.