A new batch of firefighters will be honored this week.

The Recruit Class 2012-02 of the Lubbock Fire Department will have their pinning ceremony and reception on Friday, November 2nd.

The event will take place at 2 p.m. at the Lubbock Fire Department Training Academy at 1515 East Ursuline.

Members of the recruit class are:

  • Richard Christopher
  • Robert Cope
  • Daylon Glover
  • Cole Hurley
  • Brandon Ince
  • Lyle Jones
  • Jason Lester
  • John Newton
  • Chris Smith
  • Kurt Warren

The pinning ceremony comes after an orientation period, a written exam and a physical test, as well as the basic certifications required for the job.