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Shelbyville's Cossairt Florist among those recognized for over 100 years of service

A longtime Shelby County business was recently recognized by a special award.


Governor Eric J. Holcomb awarded 101 Indiana companies and organizations with the Governor’s Century or Half Century Business Award in recognition of each company’s longevity and service to its employees, community and the state. 

The Governor’s Century and Half Century Business Awards honor Hoosier businesses that have remained in operation for a minimum of 100 or 50 consecutive years and have demonstrated a commitment to community service. More than 1,160 Indiana companies have been recognized during the award's 30-year history.


2021 Century Award honorees:

Cossairt Florist and Greenhouse LLC 
125 years; Shelby County

Decatur County Farmers Mutual Insurance 
143 years; Decatur County

George P. Todd Funeral Home Inc
100 years; Rush County

2021 Half Century Award honorees

C&W Body Shop Inc
52 years; Hancock County

Green Sign Co. Inc 
50 years; Decatur County