Terance Weber, janitor for the Richmond post since 2000, was chosen from a list of nominees from each of the state''s 64 posts, the story stated.
Weber said: "I was shocked. It made me feel good. I am always there for whatever they need. I like to make people happy. I care about people."
Along with statewide recognition, Weber received a commemorative plaque and a $500 bonus, the story noted.