Houston & Peach

Red Cross names 10 Heroes of Middle Georgia

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;

— 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.