The community is invited to PPS’ first ‘Silver Spur Paniolo Lifetime Achievement Awards’COMMUNITY INVITED TO PPS’:  5:30 p.m., Sat., Jan. 21, 2012. A community celebration honoring “the true keepers and protectors of the paniolo culture – the senior stewards” with special emphasis on their mentorship of others.  At the new Paniolo Heritage Center at Pukalani Stables in Waimea.  To include reception and delicious paniolo pa’ina (feast) with laulau, kalua pig, long rice with all the fixings.  Advance reservations required.  Tickets: $20/adults; $5/keiki 5-10 years old; Free for younger children.  Tickets on Sale now at Parker Ranch Store (9am-6pm Mon.-Sat., Sun. 9am-5pm), and Kamuela Liquor Store (8:30am-7:00pm Mon.-Sat., Sun. 9am-5pm). Cash or Check Only. Please make all checks out to Paniolo Preservation Society. Dress warmly.  Info: (854-1541) or go to, of find us on Facebook.