Polk County Rescue Squad honors Stott and Culbreth

Published 4:23 pm Monday, January 2, 2012

Left: Alfred Stott is the last surviving founding member of the Polk County Rescue Squad with more than 50 years of service. Stott along with others had a passion for helping his fellow man when the rescue squad was formed in 1960. As a volunteer he has spent hours in service to others without monetary reward. Stott was recognized during the Polk Rescue annual Christmas banquet. Right: Phil Culbreth was elected and presented with the “Squadman of the Year” award during their annual Christmas banquet. Culbreth is a certified scuba diver and has training in various rescue disciplines. He was voted by his peers for the outstanding performance and dedication to the Polk County Rescue Squad for the year 2011. (photo submitted by Bob Edwards)