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Posted by Transylvania County on January 25, 2022



Each year at our annual Christmas Dinner, the Transylvania County Sheriff’s Office also presents awards to staff who have displayed outstanding service and dedication in the performance of their duties.  The recipients are nominated and voted on by their peers with whom they work closely with on a daily basis.  The 2021 Award winners are….

Patrol Officer of the Year = Micah Bagwell

Detention Officer of the Year = Don Ramey (Awarded Posthumously to his wife Mary)

Support Services Person of the Year = Suzann Wilson

Court Services Officer of the Year = Lexy Blackwell

School Resource Officer of the Year = Kelly Cook

Volunteer of the Year = Andy “Gunny” Boyko

Sheriff’s Award (Selected by Sheriff David Mahoney) = Hannah Weatherall

Bobby Orr Employee of the Year = Brian Barton