Our latest Hometown Hero is a native of Loogootee but has made the world his home with a career in the United States Air Force.
Master Sergeant Jesse Hall, Jr. has been in the Air Force for nearly 29 years. After graduating from Loogootee High School in 1983, he enlisted the next year and it has changed his life.
While in the service, he earned a college degree in journalism and public relations and that's what he's done all this time in the Air Force.
Rising to the highest enlisted rank in the military, Sergeant Hall has been all over the world. He is currently stationed in Hawaii. He is married and has three daughters, his two youngest with him here. He also was influential in his younger brother serving in the Air Force during Desert Storm.
A lot of reasons why Master Sergeant Jesse Hall, Jr. is our latest Hometown Hero.