Jody Hansen accepts the Hall of Fame plaque for his father, Don Hansen, during the 2013 induction ceremony Oct. 26 at the Atlantic Oceanside Conference Center in Bar Harbor.

Jody Hansen accepts the Hall of Fame plaque for his father, Don Hansen, during the 2013 induction ceremony Oct. 26 at the Atlantic Oceanside Conference Center in Bar Harbor.

Lindsay Tice holds her plaque after being named Journalist of the Year. With her are her parents, left, and Sun Journal editors Judy Meyer and Rex Rhoades.

Lindsay Tice holds her plaque after being named Journalist of the Year. With her are her parents, left, and Sun Journal editors Judy Meyer and Rex Rhoades.

MPA board member Mike Dowd presents the Hall of Fame plaque for his former colleague Scott Haskell to Haskell's sister Jane during the 2013 induction ceremony in Bar Harbor.

MPA board member Mike Dowd presents the Hall of Fame plaque for his former colleague Scott Haskell to Haskell’s sister Jane during the 2013 induction ceremony in Bar Harbor.

Outgoing MPA President Earl Brechlin, left, presents Emery "Legs" Labbe with his Hall of Fame plaque during the 2013 induction ceremony on Oct. 26 in Bar Harbor.

Outgoing MPA President Earl Brechlin, left, presents Emery “Legs” Labbe with his Hall of Fame plaque during the 2013 induction ceremony on Oct. 26 in Bar Harbor.

“Legs” Labbe wipes a tear after hearing speakers, including family members, describe what his media career and love have meant to them.
St. John Valley Times photo / Tessie Dubois

Friends and family surround "Legs" Labbe after his induction into the MPA Hall of Fame. St. John Valley Times photo / Tessie Dubois

Friends and family surround “Legs” Labbe after his induction into the MPA Hall of Fame.
St. John Valley Times photo / Tessie Dubois