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Fri. Jan 11th 2019
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January 11,2019 the Smithville firefighter had their appreciation dinner and welcomed 2 new recruits Brenda Soto and Dillon Hicks
Mon. Jan 7th 2019
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Smithville Fire Department welcomes New recruits Brenda Soto and Dillon Hicks
Sun. Feb 4th 2018
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Walter Burton was recognized at the firefighters appreciation dinner Friday night for his 25 years of service to the Smithville Fire Department
Sun. Feb 4th 2018
The Smithville Fire Departments celebrates turning 80. On February 3, 1938 the Smithville City Counsel under Mayor JE Evins passed Ordinance #92 to establish the Smithville Fire Department. The Board...
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Smithville Fire Department turns 80
Sun. Feb 4th 2018

The Smithville Fire Departments celebrates turning 80.  On February 3, 1938 the Smithville City Counsel under Mayor JE Evins passed Ordinance #92 to establish the Smithville Fire Department. 

The Board appointed Bethel Thomas as the first Fire Chief, Freddie Trammel as the first assistant Chief, and Bob Herndon as Captain.  The board also appointed 22 volunteers to serve the citizens of Smithville and DeKalb County for many years

There have been many changes to the department over the past 80 years, and the department would like to recoganize all the men and women that have helped  to make it what it is today.

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