Retired Major Ernest Moultrie is honored Tuesday at the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard annual awards luncheon. Sheriff L.C. Knight bestows the 2012 Leadership Award in recognition of Moultrie’s “outstanding acts, services and achievements that have exemplified and supported the DCSO leadership goals for many years.”
For injuries received in the line of duty against an armed adversary resulting in a severe gunshot wound in 2008, as well as a prior serious injury received when an adversary attempted to take his life with a motor vehicle resulting in a broken pelvis, Lt. Shawn Gibbons receives the Purple Heart Award from Dorchester County Sheriff L.C. Knight during the DCSO Honor Guard annual awards luncheon Tuesday.