Jennifer Garner was named as the Sunday Gazette-Mail’s 2007 West Virginian of the Year. The Sunday Gazette-Mail is published by The Charleston Gazette, which is Jennifer Garner’s hometown newspaper. Garner had moved to Charleston, WV before her fourth birthday and it has become her adopted hometown. In the article Jennifer Garner is quoted as stating “every West Virginian has a little something special that makes them different.” The Gazette bestowed the award upon Jennifer Garner because of her work as ambassador and role model for West Virginia.
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