Lee’s Summit Fire Department Chief Rick Poeschl (right, standing) promoted Paramedic/Specialist Ben Hicks (left, on video screen) to the rank of captain Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, via FaceTime during a ceremony at Lee’s Summit City Hall. Missouri National Guard 1st Lt. Hicks is currently deployed with the 138th Infantry Division in Qatar.
Lee’s Summit Fire Department Chief Rick Poeschl (right, standing) promoted Paramedic/Specialist Ben Hicks (left, on video screen) to the rank of captain Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, via FaceTime during a ceremony at Lee’s Summit City Hall. Missouri National Guard 1st Lt. Hicks is currently deployed with the 138th Infantry Division in Qatar. Photo provided
Lee’s Summit Fire Department Chief Rick Poeschl (right, standing) promoted Paramedic/Specialist Ben Hicks (left, on video screen) to the rank of captain Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, via FaceTime during a ceremony at Lee’s Summit City Hall. Missouri National Guard 1st Lt. Hicks is currently deployed with the 138th Infantry Division in Qatar. Photo provided

Fire department promotes deployed Missouri National Guard member to captain

November 04, 2017 10:05 PM