"Ned Carter" $1,500 Scholarships through the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York are available to 4 New York State High School Seniors who will be graduating in June 2015.
The student must be related to a firefighter, be a firefighter or be an Explorer in a fire department, that is a current paid member in good standing of the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York. (Carthage is included)
The awards will be presented to those young people who will be pursuing a post-secondary career in the community service-related areas of endeavor at either a two or four year college next year.
Applications must be postmarked by the first Saturday in March
Congratulations Jon Storms - elected Fire Commissioner January 1, 2015 - December 31, 2019
Jon was one of the original Fire Commissioners of the Carthage/Wilna Fire District and will begin his third 5-yr term as Fire Commissioner on January 1, 2015. The fire district started in 2004 and Jon has been the Chairman of the Board every year since it began.
Thank you Jon for your devotion, committment and time invested with the Carthage/Wilna Fire District.
Congratulations go out to Reggie Huber and Justin Waring for passing the Firefighter 1 course. Nice job guys!