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Seventeen Graduate From Firefighter Recruit School

Cherokee County had seventeen new recruits to graduate from firefighter recruit school this past Friday night.
Cherokee County had seventeen new recruits to graduate from firefighter recruit school this past Friday night. (click image for slideshow)
February 1, 2016 | Seventeen new fire recruits graduated from firefighter recruit school during ceremonies held on Friday night, January 29th, in the auditorium at River Ridge High School. The evening began with an invocation by Fire Chaplain, Don Williams, followed by the presentation of colors by the Cherokee County Fire Honor Guard and the singing of the national anthem by Rebecca Carlisle. Before the presentation of the certificates of completion, a couple of the recruits received special awards. ... (read complete story)

Justin Libby (left) received the Pinnacle Award from Lt. Jason Williams.
Justin Libby (left) received the Pinnacle Award from Lt. Jason Williams.
Jarrod Carchio (left) receives the Clark Waters Award as presented by Lt. Scott Deal.
Jarrod Carchio (left) receives the Clark Waters Award as presented by Lt. Scott Deal.
Justin Dobson (left) receives the EMS Academic Award from Sgt. Kevin Davis.
Justin Dobson (left) receives the EMS Academic Award from Sgt. Kevin Davis.
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L. B. "Buzz" Ahrens, Chairman of the Cherokee County Board of Commissioners, speaks to the new recruits.
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