Heroes from the Heartland Honored



(Ottumwa)— Bridgeview Center in Ottumwa was the setting this morning (Friday morning) for the 4th annual Heroes of the Heartland breakfast.

Sponsored by the Southern Prairie Chapter of the American Red Cross, seven individuals were honored for truly extraordinary things.

This year’s heroes are Jim and Darla Jackson, Josh Chance, Jim and Karen Delinger, Ashley Hale Smith and Jeff Hendred.

Head basketball coach at Indian Hills Community Barret Peery  presided over the breakfast  presenting each recipient with a plaque.