Holiday Homes Tour hosts Barb Heck and Terry Sutcliffe pose in front of one of their 22 trees. The Sixth Annual Holiday Homes Tour was Dec. 5. Other hosts, not pictured, were Mary Ann and Jim Clark, Barb and Jon Heeb, Jean and Monte Milstead, and Janie and Bob Nyquist.
Douglas County Emergency Management honored volunteers Nov. 11 at Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical Station No. 5. This year volunteers gave 1,221 hours of volunteer service to DCEM through preparedness fairs, trainings, meetings, etc. Back row, from left, are George Penn, Willard Epling, Andy Anderson, Gary Crowe, Mark Randel, Dave Maas, Paul Gottesburen, Robbie Kieffer, Jerry Feese, Tim Lockett, Rod Heine, Bud Waugh and Charlie Bryan (Local Emergency Planning Committee board member); middle row, Mary Beth Hill, Linda Randel, Karen Bradburn, Debbie Liddel, Greg Gardner, Robilea Swindell, Virginia Filardo, Nicole Rials (LEPC board member), and Teri Smith (DCEM); front row, Jillian Rodrigue (DCEM), Susan Rodgers (LEPC board member), Sheila Meggison (DCEM), Michelle Derusseau and Paula Hladky. Volunteers not pictured are Aman Reaka, Annie Reed, Barb Hinton, Charley McCollum, Dave Hinds, Doug Rhoads, Drew Goulden, Floyd Craig, Jake Trybom, Jane Perdue, Jeanette Spencer, Jimmy Ramsey, John Wade, Joe Slaugh, Kate Dinneen, Kristine Chapman-Keezer, Lisa Miller, Mark Kirk, Marvin Wiedeman, Miriam Lee, Randy Cardonell, Ray Chao, Reid Crowe, Rob Perez, Sean Rudisell, Wayne Deaver and Will Shockley.