Bluffton firefighter graduates from academy

Bluffton Township Fire District probationary firefighter Marcos Farr recently graduated from the South Carolina Fire Academy recruit school.

The school offers eight weeks of basic firefighter training, including instruction on being a medical first responder, hazardous material operations, and Firefighter Level 1 and 2. Farr also received the Chief Robert Frick award which is given to the recruit with the highest GPA.