KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of August is Kay Schumacher of Arlington for her dedication to her community. Schumacher has volunteered for countless committees and organizations over the years. She has been a member of the Sibley Medical Center Foundation Board and Auxiliary for over a decade, as well as the Sibley County Relay For Life Committee. She serves on many Arlington Chamber of Commerce committees, including for the annual Town and Country Days, volunteers her time at the county fair every year, has led a Youth Group on a Mission Trip to a southern state to help the poor, is the Chair of the local Blood Bank, is active with her church, and much more. The Hometown Hero recognition is sponsored by KNUJ AM and FM and select Thrivent Financial For Lutherans agents. You can nominate YOUR Hometown Hero at www.knuj.net or by stopping by the KNUJ and SAM 107.3 studios in New Ulm and Sleepy Eye.