Port Henry firefighters honored

Waldron, in honor of his many years of service, was presented a special plate which will be affixed to the new, 2009 E-One Typhoon Series Pumper recently received by the village marking his achievements. In addition, a plaque was presented to past Chief Waldron from Chief Jaquish and the members of the Moriah Fire Department.

A special recognition was extended to Huchro for responding 71 out of 85 calls in 2008. An engraved Leatherman Tool was presented to him marking this achievement. This marks the second year in a row that he achieved this recognition.

Huchro, with 38 years of service to the department, was recognized and presented the Firefighter of the Year Award for 2008. He was presented a firefighter statue engraved with his name and gold uniform medal marking this achievement.

Michele and Kevin Flanigan, proprietors of King's Inn, were presented a framed photograph of the members of the department for their support.

DJ Mike "Doc" Vilardo provided a variety of music throughout the evening.

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