By Renee O’Quinn
With the recent negative depiction of law enforcement officers by national media, there was some positive news when two local law enforcement officers, Stephen Welch and Michael Andrew Norris, were recognized as heroes at the 31st Annual Peace Officers’ Memorial service held May 14. Welch and Norris came to the aid of a man who was choking on food while he was driving. The officers are accredited in saving the man’s life. James L. Wilcox came to the podium and was overwhelmed with emotions as he expressed his appreciation to the officers that helped save his life. Wilcox stated he is grateful to them and to God for placing these officers where they needed to be.
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