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INDIAN RIVER COUNTY - Exchange Club of Indian River honored Deputy Chris Rodriguez as Law Enforcement Officer of the Year and Deputy Scott Liberatore as Corrections Officer of the Year during a luncheon meeting at Culinary Capers.
R. J. MacMillan 2011-12 club president presented the awards. Sheriff Deryl Loar, Capt. Selby Strickland, and Lt. John Burdock also attended the luncheon in their honor.
Sheriff Loar described their outstanding accomplishments in law enforcement and discussed the work of the sheriff's office this past year.
Exchange Club of Indian River, one of five exchange clubs in the county, meets for lunch at Culinary Capers each Wednesday at noon. Meetings feature programs on a wide range of business, government and civic, charity, personal and professional topics. The club has provided the community with programs in youth activities, service and Americanism since 1979.
For more information, call (772) 569-0035 or visit www.exchangeclubofindianriver.org.