First District Rep. Alan Mollohan, left, was among public officials, former neighbors, classmates, and friends who paid tribute to Wetzel County Commissioner Bob Gorby, center, on his selection as Holy Name Society’s 2009 Man of the Year.
Also pictured are others who spoke at a dinner in Gorby’s honor Jan. 24 at St. Vincent de Paul Church, from left: Del. Dave Pethtel; Gorby, who holds a letter of recognition from Gov. Joe Manchin; Rev. J. Stephen Vallelonga, pastor of St. Vincent; and State Sens. Larry Edgell and Jeff Kessler.