Bright Side: Washington fire chief to receive Medal of Valor

By WEEK Producer

April 15, 2014 Updated Apr 15, 2014 at 11:14 AM CDT

WASHINGTON, Ill. -- Washington Fire Chief Mike Vaughn will receive a special state honor next month.

Vaughn has been selected to receive the Medal of Valor from the the State Fire Marshal's office.

The awards ceremony is May 6.