Contact Us

Selkirk Air Force Sergeant Mitchell Lake April’s Hometown Hero

imageCounty Waste has partnered with us to honor those in our communities who are truly making a difference.

All throughout 2016, we will be recognizing one “hero” per month based on their inspirational feats, work helping their neighbors, and everyday passion.

This month we honor Mitchell Lake, an Air Force Sergeant from Selkirk, NY.

Not only is Mitchell a Staff Sergeant in the Air Force, he is also a flight mechanic, an active member of the Reserves, and a firefighter for the Selkirk Fire Department. Lake is such an integral part of not only his community, but the country as a whole.

Jeremy Benassi, Lake’s nominator and friend, says “He’s [Mitchell] an excellent description of a friend, a brother, a firefighter, and to me, a hometown hero. To me, the pride he shows for his country and town is contagious.”

Learn more about Mitchell Lake through an interview we did with him in the video below, and click here to see how you can nominate a hero next month, when we’re honoring a local nurse.

Subscribe to 104.5 THE TEAM on

Best of 104.5 The Team

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Teammates quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Teammates contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.