Nine Hercules Aerospace Bacchus Works employees and their companions will be going to Hawaii in recognition of being named the best of the best in the company's quality improvement program.

They were selected from 27 monthly winners and received their awards during a company banquet from Ruth L. Novak, Bacchus Work general manager.The winners were Debra L. Alexander, Ronald H. Blodgett, Michael L. Craner, David E. Crocker, Alan C. Grundvig, Wilfredo Lucero, Steven A. Wallace, Michelle M. Worden and Roger D. Kirk.