The 8th annual Hospital Hero's event took place at Southeast Alabama Medical Center Wednesday.
Members of the community celebrated 10 employees from 11 hospitals in the Wiregrass.
“It just makes me feel great. It lets me know that what I am doing is making a difference in somebody's life. Somebody else is paying attention to what I’m doing and I’m doing what god put me here to help somebody along the way,” said Howard Nix, one of ten honored.
A statewide winner will be chosen February 4th in Birmingham.