BONIFAY - The Holmes County Sheriff's Office hosted an appreciation luncheon to commend E-911 dispatchers and the communications department in celebration of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. "Dispatchers are a vital part of first responders," said Holmes County Sheriff John Tate. "They are the heroes that are heard but never seen. They never get the credit they deserve, so we want to say thank you for the job they do. We want them to know they are appreciated.