LAFAYETTE, LA (WAFB) - Acadian Ambulance recognized its paramedic of the year Friday.
Sports great Lou Holtz was the keynote speaker at the ceremony that was held in Lafayette.
Sarah Young of Baton Rouge won the honor of 2016 Paramedic of the Year. She is from Juneau, Alaska, but fell in love with Baton Rouge while on a visit and made it her home two years ago.
She was recognized for her ability to be positive with patients.