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Promotions handed out at the Youngstown Fire Dept.

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - Four members of the Youngstown Fire Department were sworn in Monday.

The downtown fire station promoted two new captains and two lieutenants.

One firefighter says he's happy he's keeping with his family tradition of serving city residents.

"My father's a retired lieutenant from Youngstown, so I'm kind of really glad to follow in his footsteps and it's always what i wanted to do," said

Holcomb says the promotions allow for all three shifts to be staffed properly while maintaining the same manpower.

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