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Troopers, citizens get awards

Posted September 1, 2009

The North Carolina Highway Patrol honored three troopers and two citizens Tuesday afternoon.

Rueben F. Young, secretary of the N.C. Department of Crime Control and Public Safety, and Col. Randy Glover, commander of the highway patrol, presented the following awards:

Trooper Chastity R. Davis received the CCPS Meritorious Service Award and the Highway Patrol Meritorious Award for participation in a crackdown on street racing in Guilford and Forsyth counties.

Lt. Charles R. Lee and Trooper S G. McKeel took home the CCPS Commendation Award and the Highway Patrol Samaritan Award for performing life-saving CPR to a distressed motorist on U.S. Highway 64 in Wake County.

Jamie Bennett and Mendy Grenier got the Citizen Life Saving Award for their willingness to assist patrol members in a time of need. 

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  • mrduright Sep 3, 2009

    You dont have to due mush to get a gold star in the SHP. Cracking down on street racing and doing CPR really thats all!?

  • herinbonetwil Sep 3, 2009

    I agree with ncst8man1999. News reporting is not biased much, huh?

  • ncst8man1999 Sep 2, 2009

    Wow -- way to go WRAL. Bury this at the bottom of the page, so no one sees ANYTHING that SHP may have done that was worthwhile. Your news service is disgusting.