Military notes: Jan. 6

Susan Myers Mayfield
Susan Myers Mayfield


Navy Petty Officer Logistics Specialist 1st Class Melissa Richard, of Winchester has been selected as Sailor of the Year. She is assigned to the Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit. She received the award at the 41st Annual Oak Harbor Navy League and Rotary Club Awards Luncheon at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, Wash., on Dec. 12. Winners, finalists and nominees for sailor and Marine of the Year were honored and thanked for their service by members of the military and community at the annual dinner.


Susan Myers Mayfield, in her second year as national director and vice president, Central Kentucky, for The Navy League, a national association with some 50,000 members who advocate for a strong, credible Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and Merchant Marine, is recruiting new members. New members receive a Navy League Medallion while supplies last. For information on how to become a member, contact Mayfield at or call (502) 541-7858.