The Jefferson Township Fire Department celebrated 75 years of service (1947-2022) at the fire station on Oct. 29.
A short program recognized present and past fire department members, as well as Jefferson Township trustees and fiscal officers. A meal by Ann & Tony’s Restaurant and a social hour were part of the celebration.
Delivering brief speeches were: Dylan Wildman, president of Jefferson Firefighters Local 3029; Jeff Pfeil, chairman of the Jefferson Township trustees; Wayne Francis, chairman of the Fairfield Township trustees; and Ray Martin, mayor of West Jefferson.
Prior to the event, letters of recognition were presented by State Rep. Bill Dean, State Senator Bob Hackett, U.S. Congressman Mike Carey and U.S. Senator Rob Portman.
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