LOVE COUNTY, Okla. (KTEN) — Love County EMS has been named Service Provider of the Year by the Oklahoma EMT Association.

Paramedic Bill Greenlee said he hopes the award will motivate others to become a part of the Love County EMS team.

"It makes us want to bring new people in; show them that Love County is not just a small county in Oklahoma," he said. "We are an up-and-coming service in an up-and-coming part of the state."

Love County EMS personnel were also honored by the OEMTA, including Tad Hall as Director of the Year and Jeff McGuire as Instructor of the Year.