POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) - Captain George E. Ridens, commanding officer of Troop E from Poplar Bluff, announced Wednesday that three men will be recognized at an Honorary Troopers ceremony.
Larry W. Thresher of East Prairie, Mo. and Ronald D. Pipkin of New Madrid, Mo. will be presented with an Honorary Trooper certificate at the ceremony on Feb. 2. Bill E. White of East Prairie will be presented a Certificate of Appreciation.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Thresher, Pipkin and White are being recognized for their bravery while helping members of the Missouri State Highway Patrol during a traffic crash.