Chief Wayne Dennard commended Sergeant Brian Hunt for his recent nomination for Public Safety Employee of the Year for all Cobb County. Chief Dennard advised that the Acworth Police Department received the recognition for the past three years.
Chief Dennard recognized Tia Amlett, new principal of Barber Middle School and former principal of North Cobb High School. Chief Dennard commended Ms. Amlett for her efforts in coordinating the young adult advisory board to consist of 11 eighth graders from Barber Middle School and sponsoring the recent 911 public safety service event, which consisted of coffee and donuts, lunch and a kick ball. Chief Dennard thanked Ms. Amlett and spouse for attending the recent Covering the Bases event. A video was presented of Barber Middle School students in appreciation for public safety personnel. Chief Dennard presented a plaque to Ms. Amlett in appreciation of her dedicated service and partnership with the Acworth Police Department.