THOMASVILLE — Earlier this month, following an assessment center evaluation, Fire Engineer Travis Floyd was promoted to the rank of Fire Captain and Fire Specialist Michael Eddinger was promoted to the rank of Fire Engineer at Thomasville Fire Department.

Captain Floyd has been a dedicated member of TFD since Aug. 2001. He has served on various committees and holds many certifications from the North Carolina Fire and Rescue Commission. Captain Floyd will begin his new position on Engine 24, A Shift on Jan. 2.

Engineer Eddinger has been a dedicated member of TFD since July 2010. Eddinger serves as the Trench Rescue Team leader and also holds many certifications from the North Carolina Fire and Rescue Commission. Engineer Eddinger began his new position on Engine 24, B Shift on Dec. 27.

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