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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun April 14, 2019

Tony Reaves

New Ward fire chief also has love for music

Tony Reaves has a love of music and being a firefighter. Reaves, who was hired as chief for the City of Ward Volunteer Fire Department on Feb. 15, said he thinks music might have held back his career as a firefighter. Reaves was a volunteer firefighter for 30 years. “Taking the first chief position was one of my life’s goals,” Reaves said. “When you’re younger, you make decisions and later you think, ‘Why did I make that decision? That’s not really what I wanted to do.’ “Being fire chief now has really helped me [make up] for the things I did not do back then. I’m getting t... READ MORE

Jerry Cole: Longtime service-station owner to be honoree at banquet By MARK BUFFALO

Jerry Cole has seen the city of Cabot grow during his more than 50 years of serving the community through his service station and the breeding of Quarter horses. So it is natural for him be the roastee to help raise funds for scholarships.