Twenty-three students will graduate from Class 85 of the KC Fire Academy at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in the Woodruff Adult Education Center Auditorium.
The KC Fire Academy is accredited by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection and the State Fireman and Fire Marshal’s Association and approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
The academy offers certification for NFPA 1001 Basic Structural Firefighter I and II, Texas Volunteer, Fire Inspector and Fire and Arson Investigation courses. It is also a designated institution by the Canadian Province of British Columbia.
Graduation Candidates are as follows:
Barrie, Ontario, Canada: Jeffery Keith Jones
Black Creek, B.C., Canada: Nicholas C. Gottfried
Borger: Taw Ray McWilliams
Carthage: Jake Aaron Vanover
Gladewater: Brent L. Underwood
Hanna, Alberta, Canada: Robb S. David
Hughes Springs: Justin R. Riehemann and Tanner Mack Smith
Kelowna, B.C., Canada: Max Carson Grayston
Kilgore: Cody Deen Sprayberry
Longview: Austin Moore and Johnny D. Villasenor
Marshall: Gelvert M. Espinoza
Mesquite: Garrett Lee Millsap
Mineola: Jonathan L. Rodieck
N. Vancouver B.C. Canada: Jefferey McCutcheon and Quinton Chad Rockhill
Salmon Arm, B.C.: Blane C. Dalton and Brent Anthony Meszaros
Whitehouse: Scott Michael Sanders
Wolfe City: Chaffin David Andrews, Bryan Samuel Dawson and Tyler Andrew Deary