Sunshine Industries in Ardmore celebrates 50 years

ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - Sunshine Industries celebrated its 50th anniversary in Ardmore Thursday while being recognized by the state of Oklahoma.

For 50 years, Sunshine Industries has been helping people with developmental challenges and has guided them to lice their lives as independently as possible.

Executive Director Lisa Holley says the celebration was to recognize the dedication Sunshine employees have shown in the past years.

"Today (Thursday) we take a little time to pause and take a deep breath and celebrate the hard work of 50 years," Holley said.

State Representative Tammy Townley and Ardmore Mayor John Moore stopped by the celebration.