MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Memphis city leaders shined a spotlight on local heroes Tuesday. Tophonors were presented to first responders who go above and beyond the call ofduty.
For the first time, the Exchange Club of Greater Memphis awarded afirefighter and police officer of the year.
Memphis’ top cop and fire department leaders chose the employeeswho best fit that description.
Raymond Martin was named officer of the year and Lieutenant RandallHumphrey was named firefighter of the year.
Aside from the award, a $250 donation was made inhonor of each recipient to the charity of their choice.