On this date
The Carbon County Fire Police Association cited a Franklin Township youth and a Palmerton fireman for bravery and achievement during an awards ceremony held at the WEst End Fire Company Hall in Palmerton. Allen Haydt, 17, son of Mrs. Helen Haydt, Franklin Township, received the association's heroism plaque for a life-saving feat. He was credited withrescuing a 64-year-old man from a burnng home last February. Franklin Andreas Sr., 74, of Palmerton, received a merit plaque for outstanding performance of duty.