Carthage recognizes lifesaving work from employees

Carthage City Council
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CARTHAGE, Mo. – The Carthage City Council recognized the outstanding lifesaving work of several of its employees tonight.

On November 26, 2021, Deputy Corbett had a heart attack while on duty.

Chief Deputy Walrod, Sgt Mark Neidert and Garrett Metscher will be celebrated for their efforts in saving his life.

The city will also recognize the efforts of telecommunications from JASCO, firefighters from Carthage, Mercy McCune-Brooks EMTs and officers from the Carthage Police Department. All greatly contributed to saving Corbett’s life that day.