Jerome Elks #1361 held their First Responders Dinner honoring the local firefighters and law personal on Tuesday, Sept. 11. The dinner and awards ceremony were held at the lodge with seven different agencies represented. Representatives and their spouses attended the event. The Exalted Ruler Russ Case and lodge officers presented the appreciation awards. From left, Nazih Hazine, Chief, Verde Valley Fire Dist., Tony Lamattina, Member, Jeff Hall, Jerome Fire Dept., Russ Case, ER.