SHFAD personnel honored at department awards dinner
March 22, 2023
For the first time since 2019, the Sweet Home Fire & Ambulance District celebrated its own, holding its awards banquet Saturday night, March 18, at the Sweet Home Elks Lodge.
Near the top of that list of accolades were Wes and Shannon Strubhar and John Marble, all volunteers, who each won President's Lifetime Achievement Awards.
The Strubhars were longtime volunteers with the district, Wes as an emergency medical technician and Shannon as an emergency medical responder.
"The two of them did it together," said former chief Dave Barringer, who retired in June 2022. "Shannon had Wes' b...