COPPERAS COVE (August 8, 2012)--Copperas Cove Fire Division Chief Bob Martin was recognized Tuesday after more than 25 years on the job.
Martin was responsible for educating the public on fire prevention and was very active promoting fire education programs in the community.
Other tasks included investigating fires and conducting business inspections to check for potential fire hazards.
Martin was presented with the city's first fire chief coin along with other memorabilia.
Typically, the division fire chief is responsible for representing the city in emergency service matters at the regional, state, and national levels.