Adair County Sheriff's Office names 2014 Corrections Officer of the Year

Adair County Sheriff Robert Hardwick and the 2014 Corrections Officer of the Year Latara Lusher.

The Adair County Sheriffâ??s Office has named Corrections Supervisor Latara Lusher as the Missouri Sheriff's Association 2014 Corrections Officer of the Year.

Supervisor Lusher was presented with this prestigious award during ceremonies held in Jefferson City on Wednesday May 7th.

Supervisor Lusher has been with the Sheriffâ??s Office for over five years.

In addition to this latest award, Supervisor Lusher has also received two letters of commendation during her tenure with the Sheriffâ??s Office.

She is currently attending the Missouri Sheriffâ??s Association Academy, and upon her graduation she is scheduled to attend further training that will certify her to assume the additional responsibility of administering â??DAREâ?? classes at schools around Adair County.

Supervisor Lusher is just one example of the professionals at the Sheriffâ??s Office that stand ready to serve the citizens of Adair County.