OGDEN — A northern Utah community group will be honoring role models with the 2008 Mattie Wattis Harris "Spirit of the American Woman Awards."

The awards will be presented by Your Community Connection of Ogden/Northern Utah at 7 p.m. on Saturday at Weber State University's Allred Theater. The event is free and open to the public.

The recipients are selected based on their ability to be a role model to others, community involvement, barriers overcome, and personal achievements. For more information call 801-689-1706.