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Local recruits prepare for academy graduation

Local recruits prepare for academy graduation

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Ten people from Roanoke Fire-EMS and 11 from Roanoke County Fire & Rescue will graduate this Wednesday, July 3rd after 18 weeks and over 700 hours of training.

The academy ended with a live-burn at the Roanoke Valley Regional Fire & EMS Training Center where recruits were able to test their practical skills.

Graduation starts at one at the Roanoke Civic Center, Performing Arts Theatre.

Each new recruit will be pinned with their new fire-EMS badge.

 

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