Rocky Top (TN) Fire Chief Ronald “Ronnie” Gene Spitzer has passed away after contracting the coronavirus while on the job.
San Benito Fire Chief Danny Watkins has passed away after contracting the coronavirus while on the job, according to the U.S. Fire Administration.
Before 2020 ended, the Harlingen Fire Department welcomed Rafael Balderas as its new fire chief.
The union representing members of the Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Departmentis seeking the immediate removal Fire Chief Michael Callahan, according to a letter sent to government leaders late last month.
If he was awake, he was helping someone else, Bob Forney's sons said a day after the Brimfield fire chief lost his seven-week battle with the COVID-19 virus.
The city has turned to a former acting fire chief in Newport Newsto take the reins of the Petersburg Fire Departmenton an interim basis.
A 25-year veteran of the Lexington Fire Departmentwas officially promoted Monday to chief of the state's second-largest fire department.
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With more than 30 years under his belt at the Fire Department, Timothy Smith recently took on the new role of fire chief.
On the day local firefighters are to receive the coronavirus vaccine, Toledo Fire and Rescue Department Chief Brian Byrd announced he will not be getting his, deciding instead to wait until police officers also are included in the protection.