The LaGrange Fire Department honored one of their own. LaGrange firefighter Daniel Fogg has been named Optimist Club Firefighter of the Year.
After graduating from Young Harris College in 2005 with an Associates of Science degree, Daniel went on to obtain his Bachelors of Wildlife Sciences degree from Auburn University in 2009.
In 2015 Daniel attended West Georgia Technical College to obtain certification as an EMT to allow him to pursue a career in the Fire service as a Firefighter/EMT.
In September of 2016, Daniel was hired by LaGrange Fire Department and quickly earned his advanced EMT National Registry Certification.
Daniel earned The Honor Graduate Award in LaGrange Fire’s Rookie School 32 in 2017. Daniel also earned Firefighter 1, Firefighter 2, Hazmat Awareness and Operations, Pumping Apparatus Driver/Operator, and Certified Relief Driver Certifications in 2017 as well.