Stories tagged with: Zanesville Fire Chief

October 23, 2012 - 2:26pm
1 year 43 weeks ago

The new Zanesville Fire Chief will be sworn into office next Monday.  Public Safety  Director Fred Buck says the swearing-in ceremony for Charles “Kevin” Thomas’ promotion to Fire Chief for the Zanesville Division of Fire will take place Monday October 29th at City Hall Council Chambers.  Thomas replaces retiring Chief Craig Stemm.  Thomas in September recorded the highest score on a civil service exam taken for the Chief’s position. ...

May 27, 2011 - 4:21pm
3 years 12 weeks ago

Zanesville's new Fire Chief will be sworn in at City Hall next week. Friday, we got the chance to hear from him as he gets ready to take over.

Currently, as the Interim Fire Chief, Craig Stemm says he is excited and looking forward to the challenge of the new position. Stemm scored the highest out of two others applying to be the new chief.

"Different job. I've been here almost 32 years. Started at the bottom. You might say I guess 32 years ago as a firefighter and just work...

January 25, 2011 - 12:08pm
3 years 30 weeks ago

Zanesville Fire Chief Dave Lacy announced Tuesday that he will be retiring.

His retirement will be effective on Thursday.

Zanesville Mayor Butch Zwelling says "it's a sad day in Zanesville".

Assistant Chief Craig Stemm will be named interim Fire Chief.

We will have more on today's announcement on the WHIZ News at 6 p.m.

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