BY Grant DeVuyst
U.S. COAST GUARD
KETCHIKAN, Alaska • Apple Valley native Petty Officer 2nd Class Bettina Watson has been recognized as Enlisted Person of the Year for Base Support Unit Ketchikan, the Coast Guard announced.
Cmdr. T. Wade Gesele presented Watson with her citation and a Coast Guard Achievement medal. Local community representatives from the VFW, American Legion and Alaska USA Federal Credit Union also presented Watson with certificates of appreciation during the ceremony.