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The 200 Club of the Coastal Empire Valor Awards ceremony

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Valor: An act of great courage during a time of danger.

Tuesday night, The 200 Club of the Coastal Empire honored local first responders who went above and beyond the call of duty.

Thirty-one recipients were awarded a medal of valor and $5,000 dollars.

The nominations can only be entered by the chief of police, sheriff and chief of the fire department or EMS director.

"To have an opportunity once a year, to do something to elevate the actions of our heroes is something extraordinary,” said 200 Club President Mark Dana.

For a full recap of Tuesday's Valor Awards Ceremony, be sure to tune in Wednesday at 5:30 for our Good News feature.

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