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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun August 21, 2016

Kirk Slone

New Russellville fire chief honored by support

Newly appointed Russellville Fire Chief Kirk Slone could be doing a hundred other jobs based on his eclectic background. Let’s see — the 48-year-old has a biology degree because he considered following in his dad’s footsteps to become a veterinarian. Slone has enough accounting hours that he is qualified to take the CPA exam, because he loves to work with numbers, and he was an over-the-road trucker back when he was a newlywed. Not to m... READ MORE

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