David Potoker of Harborcreek is an e-m-t and basic vehicle rescue technician with the Harborcreek Volunteer Fire Department.
Kevin has been in the reserves for 18 and a half years.
Jason's been stationed in Dubai for six months, working as a journeyman electrician who takes care of lighting on the airstrips and electrical issues on base.
Harold is a volunteer with the Westridge volunteer fire department.
Brian got this interest as a teenager when we had all the tornadoes in the area and he volunteered to help rescue and clean up afterwards.
Mike has been an EMT since the 1990's with a genuine commitment to his community.
His service has become a family affair with a son who's a colonel in the army reserves and a grandson who's a Marine. William Litzenberg ... This week's Hometown Hero.
This husband and wife have a passion for reaching out to others in their time of need, no matter what the emergency is.
Not only does he tirelessly donate his time, he's described as a man who approaches everything with a smile on his face and a kind word for everyone he meets.
As a Corporal in the Corp Ernie served in Vietnam from 1966 to 1968, he's had to deal with the lasting health problems caused by Agent Orange.
Robert Perry of Erie is a veteran of the Vietnam war and the US Army.
Hometown Hero: Tim Doyle
Hometown Heroes now includes police officers, firefighters, paramedics and EMT's.
David Morgan of Erie is a Veteran of the US Army. Dave spent 24 years in the military before retiring as a Master Sergeant.
Henry Chalupczynski of Erie was a veteran of the US Army and World War II. As a private in the infantry, Henry fought in Okinawa
The Erie County Vietnam Veterans Memorial is at 26th and Glenwood Park Avenue was dedicated last Veterans Day. The memorial is described as a place to heal for those who did not get a hero’s welcome home.
Hometown Hero: Joseph Wroblewski 8/8/13
Hometown Hero: Edward Joint 8/22/13
Hometown Hero: John Williams 8/29/13
U.S. Army Private Kyle Jones,This week's Hometown Hero.
Brian Sheldon of Erie is a veteran of the US Navy reserves.
David Morgan of Erie is a veteran of the US Army.
U.S. Army and Vietnam veteran James Robert Roof, this week's Hometown Hero.
Erie Hometown Hero: Brian Sheldon
Private Jacob Spurlock of Millcreek, this week's Hometown Hero.
Navy veteran Charlie Lehr, this week's Hometown Hero.