Montgomery Fire Dept. welcomes first grads of 2011

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - Fourteen men walked across the stage Wednesday morning as part of the Montgomery Fire Department's first graduating class of 2011.

The men survived a grueling 22-week course that covered firefighter training, EMT training and HazMat training. There were originally 25 members in the class.

The graduates are:

  • Taylor G. Brown
  • Ethan T. Colley
  • Travis D. Eades
  • Hunter A. Hamilton
  • Bradley W. Hathcock
  • Kevin E. Ledbetter
  • Patrick D. McWhorter
  • Matthew E. Mitchell
  • Marshall A. Norris
  • Devon M. Otwell
  • James A. Powers
  • Mitchell G. Smith
  • Joseph A. Townsend
  • Cedric D. Wooden

The graduates will start at their stations one week from Friday.

Another class is scheduled to graduate in April. 

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