Annual Community Awards Ceremony At Cullman VFW

by | Feb 2, 2018 | Images, Interviews, People, Videos

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Annual Community Awards Ceremony At Cullman VFW

The Cullman Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (aka Cullman VFW) held their annual Community Awards Ceremony last night at 6 pm.

Each year the members of this Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter select from a large field of individual entrants whom they bestow their recognition and awards in the following areas of endeavor:

★ Law Enforcement Officer of the Year
★ Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) of the Year
★ Firefighter of the Year
★ Teacher of the Year
★ Voice of Democracy Scholarship Winner
★ Patriots Pen Youth Essay Scholarship Winner
★ ROTC Student of the Year

The Cullman VFW had a full house on hand to support and applaud these winners.

Almost 150 people gathered for dinner served by the always generous Cullman VFW Auxillary.

Here are the evening Honorees:

CAPTAIN EDWARD L. POTTER
Law Enforcement Officer of the Year
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office
BRANDON W. DAWSON
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) of the Year
Cullman Fire Rescue
JIMMY W. MILLER
Firefighter of the Year
Cullman Fire Rescue
TERESA BEGEMAN
Teacher of the Year
Bethel Baptist School – 5th & 6th Grade
ABIGAIL R. LONG
Voice of Democracy Scholarship Winner
Junior – Hanceville High School
JONATHAN BARFIELD
ROTC Student of the Year
KAILEY L. CARPENTER
Patriots Pen Youth Essay Scholarship Winner

You can watch the presentation ceremony for each award recipient here:

Annual Community Awards Ceremony At Cullman VFW

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Annual Community Awards Ceremony At Cullman VFW

Timothy Collins

Timothy brings an insightful holistic perspective as well as a mountain man tenacity to his various roles at Cullman Today. You can reach him at cullmantoday@gmail.com.

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