Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services

Cherokee County Fire Promotes Fifteen

March 1, 2017

Fifteen Cherokee County firefighters were promoted last night during ceremonies at Cherokee County Fire Training Complex, located south of Holly Springs. 

Richard Jordan, Jamie McCord and Richard Mitchell were promoted to the rank of Captain.

Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant were Dean Billings, Christopher Ginn, Eric Robidou and Phillip Shrout

Eight Cherokee County firefighters were promoted to the rank of Sergeant: Jason Angle, Adam Elrod, Kevin Fox, Dustin Hawkins, Matthew Hutcherson, Krisztian Kosiba, Joel Sciranko and Scott Villanacci.

Numerous firefighters, chiefs and family members attended the event. Refreshments were held afterwards in honor of the promotions.

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Fifteen firefighters with Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services were promoted on Monday night.
Fifteen firefighters with Cherokee County Fire and Emergency Services were promoted on Monday night. (click image for slideshow)
Ric Mitchell was promoted to the rank of Captain.
Ric Mitchell was promoted to the rank of Captain.
Promoted to the rank of Captain was Richard Jordan.
Promoted to the rank of Captain was Richard Jordan.
Jamie McCord is given his promote warrant as a new Captain.
Jamie McCord is given his promote warrant as a new Captain.
Philip Shrout is promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Philip Shrout is promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Dean Billings was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on Monday night.
Dean Billings was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on Monday night.
Members of Chris Ginn's family watch as he is promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Members of Chris Ginn's family watch as he is promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
Family Members watch as Eric Robidou is promoted to Lieutenant.
Family Members watch as Eric Robidou is promoted to Lieutenant.
Joel Sciranko is promoted to Sergeant.
Joel Sciranko is promoted to Sergeant.
Matthew Hutcherson is promoted to Sergeant.
Matthew Hutcherson is promoted to Sergeant.
Fire Chief, Tim Prather, promotes Adam Elrod to the rank of Sergeant.
Fire Chief, Tim Prather, promotes Adam Elrod to the rank of Sergeant.
Jason Angle is promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Jason Angle is promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Scott Villanacci was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Scott Villanacci was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.
Dustin Hawkins is promoted to Sergeant.
Dustin Hawkins is promoted to Sergeant.
Kritsztian Kosiba is promoted to Sergeant.
Kritsztian Kosiba is promoted to Sergeant.
Kevin Fox is promoted to Sergeant.
Kevin Fox is promoted to Sergeant.