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Pickens Hires New Fire Chief

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The city of Pickens has a new fire chief. City Council voted unanimously Monday night to hire Chris Elrod as the new chief. Elrod moved up the ranks in the Pickens Fire Department, starting as a volunteer firefighter.

Elrod replaces David Porter who is retiring. Porter has been with the Pickens Fire Department for almost 35 years.

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