College Station's fire department honored its own with an annual write of passage.
Twenty-five members of the fire team were recognized Tuesday night at the department's badge pinning ceremony.
In addition to 13 new employees receiving a warm welcome, 12 earned promotions.
Six were bumped up to driver/engineer. Three are now new lieutenants, and three others have now earned the rank of captain.
Paul Gunnels, Chris Kelley, Greg Rodgers
Matt Harmon, Tim Sullivan, Tim Valdez
To Driver / Engineer:
Chet Barker, Canaan Blake, Matt Brunson, Ernie Goode, Leon Moore, Marvin Wagener
Charles Almanza, Cody Blount, Michael Butschek, Michael Cole, Maxx Dooling, Jarrod Dreher, Daniel Driskell, Andrea Ferrell, Joshua Jones, Michael Miller, William Shelton, Douglas Smith, Stanley Stephenson