City Treasurer Karen Bailey was recently honored as the City's 2005 Administrative/Supervisory Employee of the Year. Recognized with Mrs. Bailey was nominee John Martin, acting captain, Sikeston Department of Public Safety. Making the presentation is City Council member Sue Rogers, right.
Captain Joe Sebourn, a 35-year veteran of the Sikeston Department of Public Safety, was recognized during the 2005 Employee Awards Dinner for his many contributions to the City. Making the presentation were City Manager Doug Friend and Mayor Mike Marshall.
Department of Public Safety Officers Sgt. Andrew Cooper, left, and PSO Scott Taylor were presented the Medal of Valor. In April 2005, both officers responded to a call of an individual trapped under a car. Due to the condition of the victim, officers determined they could not wait for extrication equipment to arrive. Taylor lifted the front-end of a car weighing approximately 3,500 pounds, allowing Cooper to pull the victim to safety. Officers provided life-saving measures until the arrival of the Med-
Evac helicopter and the victim's subsequent transportation to the hospital. During presentation remarks, Public Safety Director Drew Juden stated, "These actions are indicative of the level of service and professionalism both officers bring to work each day and every day."
Marie Walton, account clerk with the City Collector's Office, was recently recognized for her outstanding service to the City Honored with her were nominees Lois Cokenour and Amanda Groves, (not pictured).
During the recent City of Sikeston Employee Awards Dinner Mayor Mike Marshall recognized employees with 20 years of service. Receiving service pins are City Manager Doug Friend, left, and DPS Captain Jim Hailey, right.
Mayor Mike Marshall and City Manager Doug Friend recently honored City employees with fifteen years of service. Presentations were made during the City's 2005 Annual Employees Award Dinner. Pictured above are City Manager Doug Friend, Mary White-Ross, Billy Smith, Jimmy Groves, Brian Dial and Mayor Mike Marshall.
Employees with five-years of service were recently honored during the City's Annual Employee Awards Dinner. Pictured above are City Manager Doug Friend, Tommie Jean Staggs, Patrick Burns, Rhonda Council, Randy Gaines, Lorya Knox-Walker, Mitchell Shaw, Dave Warren, and Mayor Mike Marshall. Not pictured, Daniel Adams and Ricky Colbert.