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Firefighters (l-r) Isaac Holaway, Cass Harris, Royce Latty, and Jonathan Thomas all received promotions and were recognized at last Thursday’s board of commissioners meeting. They are shown with Public Safety Director Sloan Elrod, left, and Fire Chief Tim Prather, in back.

County firefighters promoted

            In a brief but impressive ceremony, four firefighters were promoted as part of the county commissioners meeting last Thursday.

            Fire Chief Tim Prather said they wanted to begin doing a public ceremony to recognize the firefighters who put in a lot of hours and hard work to progress in their rank.

            He said the promotions mark a “milestone” in their career.

            Pointing to the four sitting together on the front row, “Just look at them and you can tell they have a passion for what they do.”

            Promoted were (l-r):

            To lieutenant

            • Isaac Holaway, an eight year employee with Pickens County who is certified as a paramedic;

            • Cass Harris, a two-year employee;

            To captain

            Royce Latty, an 11-year employee;

Jonathan Thomas, a 4-year employee, who is certified as a paramedic.

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