Ft. Meigs teacher awarded medal
Stan George, music teacher at Ft. Meigs Elementary in Perrysburg Schools, was recently awarded the Meritorious Service Medal by the Air National Guard. Mr. George was Master Sergeant for the Air Force's Ohio Air National Guard Band of the Great Lakes. The award certificate states: “The singularly distinctive accomplishments of Sergeant George reflect great credit upon himself, the Air National Guard and the United States Air Force.” Mr. George, who plays saxophone, earned degrees in both music performance and education from Bowling Green State University. His is a member of the Toledo area saxophone quartet Sax 4th Avenue and has performed professionally for the past 30 years.