1/16/2008 - Mayor Honors Sedalia Firefighters
Office of the Mayor
Phone: (660) 827-3000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9 a.m. CST, January 16, 2008
MAYOR HONORS SEDALIA FIREFIGHTERS
(SEDALIA, MISSOURI) : Mayor Bob Wasson recognized a shift of firefighters from the Sedalia Fire Department for going above and beyond the call of duty during a recent fire in Sedalia. As a part of their response to an attic fire at the home of Mildred Knox on January 8, firefighters from the SFD B-shift took extra care to safeguard the personal belongings and family heirlooms that were in the home.
Sandy Jones, son-in-law of Ms. Knox, is a Commissioner for District 5 with the City of Sante Fe, New Mexico and contact the Mayor’s office to commend the outstanding efforts of the SFD.
Firefighters recognized by the Mayor were Micheal Hawkins, Matt Irwin, Melvin Lange, Kyle Rupe, Richard Satterwhite, James Stevenson, Bill Twenter, Shane Vansteenburgh, Jamie Volk, Barry White and Roger Wiskur. The SFD B-shift is under the command of Battalion Chief Paul Withers.
Mayor Bob Wasson
signs a certificate of recognition for members of the Sedalia Fire Department.
Standing behind the Mayor are (from left) Mr. & Mrs. Sandy Jones; Mildred Knox; SFD Batallion Chief Paul Withers; SFD Chief Mike Ditzfeld.
Photo Credit : Joleigh Melte
Photo Date : 01/15/2008
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