The Texarkana, Texas Fire Department has announced six promotions within the department.

This includes:

Alan Sikes-Promote from Captain to Battalion Chief-Assuming command of A-Shift.

Eric Schlotter-Promoted from Captain to Battalion Chief-Assuming command of the Building & Life Safety Division.

Chuck Mitchell--Promoted from Driver/Engineer to Captain

Chuck Weerts--Promoted from Driver/Engineer to Captain

Ken Chamblee-Promoted from Firefighter to Driver/Engineer

Dakota Huddleston-Promoted from Firefighter to Driver/Engineer.

Battalion Chief and Fire Department Head Kenny Copeland says" we are very proud of this achievement by all six dedicated department memebers. "All are key member of our team and are outstanding examples of the caliber of firefighters we have serving our community."