spd honors hamilton

The Sylva Police Department on Dec. 10 presented former Town Board member Barbara Hamilton with a framed certificate of appreciation for her support of the department. “Barbara has served the Town of Sylva honorably for many years,” Sylva Police Chief Chris Hatton said. “She always made a point to be publicly supportive of our town staff. We could always count on Barbara to point out the good things that town staff were working on around town. Her service to our town will not be forgotten.” From left, Lt. Bruce Moore, Officer Abby Swayney, Assistant Police Chief John Thomas, Hamilton, Detective Aimee Watson and Hatton.