Maine Man Voted Marine of the Year 

A local serviceman is being honored at a ceremony in Washington.Gannett Government Media Corparation announced five distinguished honorees today, one from each branch of the armed forces.Capt David Coté of Bangor was nominated as marine of the year.All five honorees are nominated by their peers for embodying the finest qualities of honor, community service, professional performance and dedication representative of the servicemen and women.The other nominees include Soldier of the Year 1SG Monekia Y. Denkins, Airman of the Year SSgt Lindsay W. Bell, Sailor of the Year SSgt Lindsay W. Bell and Coast Guardsman of the Year SSgt Lindsay W. Bell.