York County Deputy Named Nation’s Top School Resource Officer 

A veteran York County sheriff’s deputy has been named the nation’s top school resources officer. Deputy Jason Solomon has been selected as the National Association of School Resource Officers officer of the year for 2013. Solomon, a 12-year veteran of the York County department, has been the school resource officer at Massabesic High School in Waterboro since 2010. The award goes to an officer who has made a specific and significant contribution to the community and school. Solomon was nominated for the honor by Chief Deputy Bill King, who received numerous reports of his exemplary performance from students, faculty, administrators and parents. Solomon will be honored during a July 14 ceremony in Orlando, Fla.