McMinn County Sheriff Joe Guy
(WBIR- McMinn County) The American Legion has named McMinn County Sheriff Joe Guy Tennessee's law enforcement officer of the year.
Local leaders nominated Sheriff Guy earlier this year for his hard work to keep the community safe and improve the area's quality of life.
Sheriff Guy has worked in law enforcement for more than 20 years, along with positions in emergency services and in county government.
The sheriff will receive the award this Saturday in Nashville.