Pikeville Fire Department promotions approved

At their regularly scheduled meeting on Nov. 14, the Pikeville City Commission unanimously approved a request to promote several officers at the Pikeville Fire Department. Brenton Tackett, James Billiter and Matt Stevens were promoted to the position of battalion chief. Charles Secton and Nick Fleming were promoted to the position of lieutenant. Kyle Taylor was promoted to the position of sergeant. Mitch Case was promoted to the position of senior battalion chief. Chris Allen and Brandon Hayton were promoted to the position of captain. Kenny Sampson was promoted to the position of assistant chief.