The newest Marion City firefighter was sworn in. Representatives from the Marion City Fire Department met at Mayor Scott Schertzer’s office at City Hall to swear in Zack Winslow,

Winslow, a 2006 graduate of Elgin High School and lifelong LaRue resident, served in the U.S. Army for three years before joining the fire department.

The city is closing in on their goal of 56 firefighters. The department would like 57 to add a training officer to the department, which the city fire department currently does not have, and a second fire inspector