NEW CASTLE – Two telecommunicators from the Lawrence County Department of Public Safety this month received letters of commendation for saving someone’s life in two separate incidents.

Public Safety Deputy Director/911 Coordinator Richard Hoover said during the early morning hours of Feb. 18, after two days of rain and melting snow, Telecommunications Supervisor Brynn Waylonis received a call from a female who was stuck in her vehicle in floodwaters… READ MORE