Knights of Columbus Council #11193, of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, has earned the distinction of Star Council, one of the organization's top awards, for the 2012-2013 fraternal year.

Knights of Columbus Council #11193, of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, has earned the distinction of Star Council, one of the organization's top awards, for the 2012-2013 fraternal year.

The organization's headquarters, located in New Haven, Conn., made the announcement. The award recognizes overall excellence in the areas of membership recruitment and retention, promotion of the fraternal insurance program and sponsorship of service-oriented activities.

The award was presented to the membership by Dick D'Auteuil, District Deputy #45 Knights of Columbus, at a special ceremony held on Nov. 14.

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