Wanda Willis (second from left), public education officer for the Harrisonburg Fire Department, was honored earlier this month by the Fort Harrison Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. Willis was honored for her "outstanding accomplishments in the area of fire safety and service in our community." During the ceremony at the Spotswood Country Club in Harrisonburg, Willis was joined by chapter Treasurer Jim Nelson (left), Harrisonburg Fire Chief Larry Shifflett (second from right) and chapter President Gene Holsinger. The Fort Harrison Chapter also won the VASSAR Fire Safety Commendation Award Plaque for its "commitment to fire safety enforcement programs."
(Daily News-Record, Harrisonburg, VA, April 24, 2007)