VB 911 dispatchers honored

Four members of Van Buren County Central Dispatch were honored earlier this week for exhibiting professionalism under pressure in handling an active shooter incident in August in South Haven.

PAW PAW — Van Buren County Central Dispatch workers are accustomed to dealing with stressful situations involving domestic disputes and personal injury traffic crashes.

But an active-shooting incident at a busy South Haven beach two months ago put county dispatchers’ training and professionalism to the test.