The Clover Optimist Club recently hosted its annual Respect for Law awards dinner, during which the club honors an officer from the Clover Police Department, S.C. Highway Patrol and York County Sheriff’s Department.
This year’s honorees are sheriff’s department Sgt. John Alexander Clark, Clover Police Department’s Aaron Snelson and S.C. Highway Patrol Trooper R.S. Bennett.
Optimist members served dinner to several members and their families from all three departments.
Apeaker was sheriff’s Maj. Robert J. Hudgins.
The Optimist Club of Clover has been participating in Respect for Law for several years and has been active in the community since 1955.