WFD Officers with old and new fire trucks


Williamston Fire Chief Steve Ellison and members of the fire department with the department’s antique 1936 fire truck and the new aerial ladder truck which were on display Saturday in Mineral Spring Park . A special dedication for the new truck was held as part of “HOWDY Day” in Williamston.
Fire Chief Steve Ellison dedicated the truck to Will Drake, LaDane Baker, Tommy Walker and other “firemen who are no longer with us.”
The truck was on display in the park with the 75 foot ladder extended. Williamston Mayor Mack Durham climbed to the top of the ladder.

The new truck will be placed into service this week.