Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

Salute To Service: Highland Fire Department firefighter Harrison McLaughlin

Today's Salute to Service is Harrison McLaughlin. Harrison is the newest volunteer Fire Fighter with the Highland Fire Department. Harrison finished his probationary term and was sworn in Tuesday, July 5th. ...

Salute To Service: Officer Heather Kunz, Highland PD

Today’s Salute to Service is Officer Heather Kunz with the Highland Police Department. Kunz is celebrating her retirement this summer after 21 years of service to the people of Highland. Today’s Salute...

Salute To Service: Terry Lammers, Highland-Pierron Fire Department

Today’s Salute to Services is Terry Lammers with the Highland-Pierron Fire Department. Terry is retiring after 30 years. He joined the HPFD in April of 1992. After retiring from active volunteer...

Salute To Service: Highland Police Officer Brad Sutton & K9 Hondo

Today’s Salute to Service is Highland Police Officer Brad Sutton and his new partner Hondo. Hondo is a new K-9 dog that will start training in August. But Sutton and Hondo are...

Salute To Service: Highland Police Officer David Sirianni

Today’s Salute to Service is to Highland Police Officer David Sirianni. Sirianni was recently named officer of the month for May for his commitment to the community and upholding the integrity of the...

Salute To Service: Captain Larry Mills

For over a decade Larry Mills of Marine was a volunteer firefighter and EMT for the Marine Fire Department. Larry was also an Air Medical Pilot and stored his plane at the Greenville...

Salute to Service: Highland Fire Department Captain & Paramedic Stephen Clayton

Today’s Salute to Service is Highland Fire Department Captain and Paramedic Stephen Clayton. Clayton recently announced his retirement after nearly 35 years of service to the City of Highland and surrounding communities. With Claytons...

Salute to Service: Pocahontas-Old Ripley firefighters Andrew Wilfong & Andy Sharp

Today’s Salute to Service is to two volunteer firefighters with the Pocahontas-Old Ripley Fire Department. Andrew Wilfong and Andy Sharp both have over 10 years of experience as volunteers. Wilfong and Sharp...

Salute to Service: Volunteer Firefighter Chris Wempe

Today’s Salute to Service is volunteer firefighter Chris Wempe. Chris is a volunteer with the Pocahontas Old Ripley Fire, Rescue and EMS. In the late fall of last year Chris was recognized...

Salute To Service: Greenville FPD Volunteer Firefighter Bill Johnston

Today’s WGEL Salute to Service is Greenville FPD Volunteer Firefighter Bill Johnston Today’s Salute to Service is volunteer firefighter Bill Johnston. Bill joined the Greenville Fire Protection District in November of 1979. Bill...