Myrtle Beach welcomes new firefighters

The Myrtle Beach Fire Department held its 31st Recruit School Firefighter Graduation, Friday, at the General Robert H. Reed Recreation Center. The graduation celebrates new firefighters who completed weeks of classroom and active training to prepare them for life as a Myrtle Beach firefighter.  In all, the new firefighters completed 797 hours of training in preparation to serve the community.  Please welcome Justin Briggs, Thomas Doyle, Jeffrey Karnes, Anthony Lauria, Samuel Murray, Jonathan Ramdeen and Stephen Shafer.