By Karla Kelly FOR THE DIGBY COURIER NovaNewsNow.com Two Weymouth volunteer firefighters and the village commissioner received special recognition at the fire department’s annual Christmas banquet at the Weymouth fire hall Saturday night.
In presenting the awards, fire chief Roy Mullen expressed appreciation for the ongoing support of the volunteer members of the department.
“Not every firefighter is able to respond to all the calls the department receives, but there is always more than adequate support for any emergency,” Mullen said.
“We have a dedicated group of firefighters and I am appreciative of the support they not only give me as chief but the community they serve as well.”
Weymouth village commissioner Barry Faulkner was recognized for outstanding and continuous support to the Weymouth Fire Department.
Paul Raymond received the Firefighter of the Year award, while the First Responder of the Year award went to Norman Penny.