"Fireman Pete" was the recipient of the "Fireman of the Year" award, Saturday, by the Diligence Fire Company in Summit Hill.
"Fireman Pete" is Pete Matyasek, who was saluted for his "commitment and dedication over the past year."
He was presented with the Paul "Paulkie" Yuricheck Award.
The award was presented by Fire Chief Shawn Hoben, who said of Matyasek, "He's put a lot of time into this firehouse."
He said youngsters simply know him as "Fireman Pete."