Firefighter of the year

Each year members of TFD vote on the Clarence G. Scoggins Firefighter of the Year Award. This award is given at the annual Ladies Night festivities and is named after Clarence G. Scoggins, former Tryon Fire Chief and the first fire marshal of Polk County.
Year Recipient
1963 Jack Ford
1964 Wofford Foster
1965 James Cowan
1966 Robert T. Dedmont
1967 Birch Arledge
1968 Melvin Phillips
1969 Hub Arledge
1970 Carroll Scoggins
1971 Roy Williams
1972 Fred Swann
1973 Frank Flynn
1974 Robert Earl Arledge
1975 Fred Edwards
1976 Jack Phillips
1977 Ronnie Pack
1978 Benny Smith
1979 Rudy Hudson
1980 Jimmy Lankford
1981 Franklin Williams
1982 Billy Wall
1983 Rick Covil
1984 Roger Edwards
1985 Gary Walker
1986 Bob Scoggins
1987 Jack Holmes
1988 John Foy
1989 Keith Collins
1990 Phil Culbreth
1991 Scottie Gosnell
1992 Jody Morse
1993 Randy Green
1994 Tommy Burrell
1995 Bob Scoggins
1996 Jimmy Littlefield
1997 Mark Smith
1998 Roger Blackwell
1999 David Hill
2000 Danny Walker
2001 Dave Kuether
2002 Larry Walker
2003 Dave Kuether
2004 Danny Walker
2005 Ken Cobourn
2006 Stephen Pace
2007 Johnny Hipp
2008 Marshall Lipscomb
2009 Stephen Pace
2010 Chris Ross
2011 Wesley Johnson
2012 James "Tank" Waters
2013 Kimberley L. Pack
2014 Tommy Stott
2015 Geoffrey M. Tennant