Crew marks first anniversary of service


Patrick County’s Station 8 celebrated a milestone Wednesday – the first anniversary of their existence.

To celebrate, full and part-time employees gathered at their facility on east Blue Ridge Street for a meal that was provided by Emergency Coordinator Steve Allen and others. (First row) Joe Ingram, Cory Scearce, Ashley Trent, Sarah Still, Carl Smith, Connie Goode, Erica Cipko, Crystal Alderman, Kenny Brady, and Eddie Hartman; (Second row) Ross Adams, Jason Felts, Steve Allen, Dwayne Alderman, and Audra Thomas. Not pictured are Lemont Bryant, Ashley Turner and Travis Newman. (Contributed photo)