One of North Carolina’s own was honored this month with a prestigious award from The National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC). The NVFC gives three awards each year to deserving individuals across the United States. They give a Junior Firefighter of the Year Award, a Fire Prevention and Education Award and a Lifetime Achievement Award each year at their annual Awards Banquet. This year The NVFC awarded North Carolina Chief Freddy Johnson, Sr., of Stoney Point Volunteer Fire Department in Fayetteville, NC, the Lifetime Achievement Award (Sponsored by Rosenbauer) on April 7, 2017.
On behalf of the Board of Directors, Staff and Membership of the North Carolina State Firefighters’ Association, we want to wish you a very heartfelt congratulations and job well done Chief Johnson!