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Wylie F-R recognizes hard work

by | Mar 1, 2017 | Uncategorized

Firefighter of the Year for 2016 was Randall Barber, on left with Fire Chief Brent Parker.

 

By Joe Reavis

Staff Writer

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For their efforts to serve the community and department over the past year, Wylie Fire-Rescue personnel were honored last week at the department’s annual awards banquet.

The event was held Friday, Feb. 24, at the First Baptist Church Event Center downtown. In addition to awards, firefighters and their guest enjoyed a catered dinner.

For the full story see the March 1 issue and the e-Edition at https://www.etypeservices.com/Wylie%20NewsID245/default.aspx

 

 

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