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Hometown Hero: Savannah Fire promotion ceremony

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The city has promoted nearly 30 people within Savannah Fire and Emergency Services over the past couple of years.

Those individuals were recognized at a ceremony on Thursday.

The promotions included a new assistant fire chief, several batallion chief's, captains and master firefighters.

"The effort that these people put into these positions, study time, time away from families, its the culmination of a lot of hard work," Chief Charles Middleton said.

Brigadier General Craig McGalliard of the Georgia Army National Guard served as the keynote speaker.

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