The Smithboro Fire Department held their Volunteer Firefighter Appreciation Dinner Saturday night. Awards were handed out, recognizing achievements and years of service marked in 2016.
Those who were recognized include:
Firefighter of the Year, David Cruthis (not pictured)
First Responder of the Year, Dona Matthews
Rookie of the Year, Caleb Daniken
Cadet of the Year, Carson R Mathewson (not pictured)
Most Participation, Chris Lindley
Most Improved, David Cruthis (not pictured)
Chief’s Honor Award, Bryant H. Briggs III.
Allen & Janet Waters were recognized for 16 years of service.
Fire Chief Dale R. Deverick was recognized for his 40 years of service to the district, 30 years of which have been as chief.