After the loss of a young Westerville firefighter in 1998, Tom Ullom led a committee of citizens and city officials to create a firefighters memorial at First Responders Park in Westerville. Tom is a Westerville city firefighter and medic who was also instrumental in having a piece of steel from the World Trade Towers find its final resting place at First Responders Park. In addition Tom chairs the 9/11 Heroes Run in Westerville.
Friday, July 11, 201407/11/2014
A resident of Clintonville, Senator Hughes has played a critical role in efforts to revitalize the economy and make higher education more affordable, which is why he is this month’s Hometown Hero!
Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014
Anthony Torres serves his community on the Mifflin Township Fire Department. His dedication to family, fellow fire fighters, and his community after overcoming the loss of his left leg in 2012 make him this month’s amazing Hometown Hero!
Tuesday, May 13, 201405/13/2014
Jack Low’s amazing service to the Grandview community and his dedication to making a difference for others make him a Hometown Hero!
Monday, April 14, 201404/14/2014
For over 20 years, Martin Kestner has served with the Columbus Division of Police. He has served with the Patrol…
Friday, March 28, 201403/28/2014
Kenn Taylor has been a firefighter since the age of 18 and served the Violet Township Fire Department as Fire…