16 finish firefighter recruit school, graduate during ceremonies at Horry Georgetown Technical College

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Photos: City of Myrtle Beach

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Graduation ceremonies were held recently for 16 fire recruits in Horry County.

The newly trained firefighters – 14 from Myrtle Beach and one each from Conway and Georgetown – completed 24 weeks of hands-on and classroom training.

They received their firefighters’ badges from friends and family members during a ceremony at Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Thomas Maeser Auditorium.  They also received their helmets and recited the firefighters’ oath during the ceremony.

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