Washington County Sheriff Honors Deputies, Civilian

Posted: March 21, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANDY SHUPE Sheriff Tim Helder, left, smiles with Matthew Kesner on Thursday as Kesner is awarded the Outstanding Citizen Award during the annual Washington County Sheriff’s Office Awards and Promotional Ceremony in Fayetteville. Kesner assisted the Sheriff’s Office by enhancing video taken at a crime scene.

FAYETTEVILLE -- A Washington County Sheriff's Office deputy was honored Thursday for keeping a suicidal man from killing himself last year, one of several awards given during an afternoon ceremony.

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