Linda Allen, second from left, talked to a resident at the annual fishing trip for Shady Lawn and Parkside Manor senior homes in Cynthiana, Ky., on Saturday, June 15, 2013. Allen was honored with the 2013 Hero of the Year award from Red Cross. Photo by Tessa Lighty | Staff
Linda Allen, second from left, talked to a resident at the annual fishing trip for Shady Lawn and Parkside Manor senior homes in Cynthiana, Ky., on Saturday, June 15, 2013. Allen was honored with the 2013 Hero of the Year award from Red Cross. Photo by Tessa Lighty | Staff Herald-Leader
Linda Allen, second from left, talked to a resident at the annual fishing trip for Shady Lawn and Parkside Manor senior homes in Cynthiana, Ky., on Saturday, June 15, 2013. Allen was honored with the 2013 Hero of the Year award from Red Cross. Photo by Tessa Lighty | Staff Herald-Leader

A 'Hero of the Year' with a 'heart of gold'

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