Ten residents have been named “Heroes of Middle Georgia,” the Houston-Middle Georgia Chapter of the American Red Cross announced Thursday.
The winners, according to a news release, are:
— Lt. Danny Williams, Firefighter Award;
— Officer Kirk Lowry, Law Enforcement Award;
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— Jimmy Kersey, Emergency Medical Services Award;
— Chief Leslie Sewell, Emergency Management Services Award;
— Master Sgt. David Barber and Master Sgt. Robert Rose (tie), Military Award
— Jeff, Misty and Paul McAfee, Good Samaritan Award; and
— Alexander Alvonellos, Christopher Johnson Youth Character Award.
Award recipients will be honored at a dinner celebration May 20. Tickets for the event are available at the Houston-Middle Georgia chapter office at 346 Corder Road, Warner Robins, or by calling 923-6332. Tickets are $35 per person or $240 for a table of eight. They must be purchased by 4 p.m. May 14.