Ruff children honored as heroes

Published 2:28 pm Wednesday, April 23, 2008

&bsp;Daniel and Katie Ruff (front) were honored with hero awards by Polk County Sheriff Chris Abril (left) on Monday during a Polk County Board of Commissioners meeting. The Ruff children recently helped save Rusti Osvath, their neighbor in Sunny View, when a farm tractor overturned and trapped Osvath underneath. Also pictured is Osvath (back right) and Polk County Board of Commissioner Chairman Tommy Melton. Katie and Daniel are the children of Alice and Donny Ruff of Sunny View (photo by Leah Justice)

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