KENNEWICK, Wash. - Firefighter and Paramedic Matthew Worman will receive the Veteran's of Foreign Wars 2007 Firefighter Gold Medal award for being an outstanding firefighter.
This award recognizes Worman's abilities, performance, integrity and honor in service to the public.
Worman won both the local and regional award for 2007. He also was named the Kennewick Fire Departments Firefighter of the year award back in 2006.
Worman has been with the Kennewick Fire Department since 1995 and department officials say he exemplifies all of the qualities of a true professional.
He'll receive the award in a ceremony at the Veteran's of Foreign War's Hall on 10th Avenue in Kennewick at 4:00 p.m. Friday the 14th.