13th Annual Badge and Recognition Ceremony

On September 14, 2013, our department held our 13th Annual Badge and

Recognition Ceremony to honor those employees receiving service anniversary

awards and also those probationary firefighters receiving their badges

and leather fire helmets.

Receiving 35 Year Service Award:

Captain Ronnie Shoemake

Receiving 30 Year Service Award:

Captain Tony Janco

 

Captain Randy Porter

Receiving 25 Year Service Award:

Captain Joe Brown

Captain Darrell Chance

Captain Tommy Jenkins

Receiving Their Badge and Leather Fire Helmet:

Left to Right:  Dallas Lewis, Joel Nelson and Brian Puccini

Pictures from the Ceremony:

Chief Steele opens the ceremony

Chaplain Dennis Allen leads the benediction

Our Honor Guard posts the colors

       

       

   

Mrs. Kelly Hibbs performs the National Anthem

Service Awards are presented

       

 

Captain Joe Brown   

Captain Tommy Jenkins 

Captain Tony Janco

Captain Randy Porter

Captain Ronnie Shoemake

 

Our newest firefighters are introduced and take the Firefighter Oath

   

Their wives pin on their firefighter badges

   

They are then presented their leather fire helmet

   

       

   

       

Left to right:  Chief Steele pictured with (left to right):  Firefighter Joel Nelson, Firefighter Brian Puccini

and Firefighter Dallas Lewis

 

Left to Right:  Captain Joe Brown, Captain Darrell Chance, Captain Tommy Jenkins, Chief Steele,

Captain Tony Janco, Captain Randy Porter and Captain Ronnie Shoemake

Other Pictures

Chief Steele reviewing the program prior to the ceremony  

 

  Our Honor Guard rehearsing their routine

 Service awards, badges and helmets to be presented

    

Felicia and Tony Janco

Captain Ronnie Shoemake and Family

   

Bagpiper Todd Boswell

          Firefighter Brian Puccini and Family          Firefighter Joel Nelson and Family

                                         

Firefighter Dallas Lewis and Family

   

Captain Randy Porter and Members of Engine Company 2

Captain Darrell Chance and Family

Captain Janco and Adm. Coordinator Carol Hire

 

 

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