The Sachem Award is the highest honor the state can bestow on someone.
Gov. Pence awarded the Sachem Award posthumously to Indianapolis broadcaster Amos Brown.
The awarding of the Sachem was part of an event celebrating the life and accomplishments of Bill Cook at the IU Auditorium.
The event begins with a reception at 5:30 and the ceremony starting at 6:30.
Condolences are delivered by Daniels, Coats, McRobbie, and others.