Valdosta Fire Marshal, James Clinkscales, and Educator, Regina Kimbrough, presented Sarai Prescott, a 4thgrader at Sallas Mahone Elementary School, with the 2017 Junior Fire Marshal of the Year award. She received this award for her knowledge of fire safety, her ability to share this knowledge with her peers, and for her outstanding fire safety essay. Prescott is one of the 134 city youth in the Valdosta City Schools System who participated in the 2016-2017 Junior Fire Marshal program.
Trey Sherwood, of Valdosta Insurance Service, sponsor of the Jr. Fire Marshal program, presented the 2017 Jr. Fire Marshal School of the Year awards to Regina Kimbrough (left) of Sallas Mahone Elementary School, and to Danielle Gibbs of Pinevale Elementary School.
Valdosta Fire Chief, Freddie Broome, presented William Scott, a 4th grader at J.L. Lomax Elementary School, with the 2017 Fire Chief’s Award. This award was presented to Scott for going above and beyond his responsibilities as a Jr. Fire Marshal.
For more information on the VFD Jr. Fire Marshal program or about fire safety education programs year round, contact the Valdosta Fire Department at 229-333-1836.