Protecting and serving: Firefighter, Police Officer of the Year honored

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First responders were presented their annual awards at the Jan. 26 Farmersville Rotary Club meeting. From left is Police Chief Mike Sullivan, Police Officer of the Year Korey Redding, Firefighter of the Year Jeff Erickson and Fire Chief Kim Morris.

First responders were presented their annual awards at the Jan. 26 Farmersville Rotary Club meeting. From left is Police Chief Mike Sullivan, Police Officer of the Year Korey Redding, Firefighter of the Year Jeff Erickson and Fire Chief Kim Morris.

For many, first responders are taken for granted. EMTs, firefighters and police officers are among those that watch over the general population and are there in many instances for their worst days.

For Farmersville Police Officer of the Year Korey Redding, the job has been a calling from the beginning.

Redding, who has been an officer with the Farmersville PD for more than two years, works the night shift.

By Wyndi Veigel • News Editor • [email protected]

For the complete story pick up a copy of the Feb. 4 edition of The Farmersville Times or click here for the e-Edition.

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