The Scotland County Rural Fire Corporation recently honored two retiring board members for a combined 50 years of service. Willis Martin (top) was honored for 20 years on the rural fire department board. He was presented a plaque by board chairman Freddie Henderson. George Frederick (below) was recognized for 32 years of service to the board. Both gentlemen retired this year from the board. George Frederick’s seat will be filled by Jared Shelley and Willis Martin will be replaced by Brian Burkholder.