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Dyer Clerk-Treasurer Debbie Astor presents Joseph Martin with his shield after administering the oath of office as Dyer’s fire chief during Thursday's Town Council meeting.
Joseph Martin recites his oath of office as Dyer’s new fire chief with Clerk-Treasurer Debbie Astor at the beginning of Thursday evening's Dyer Town Council meeting at Town Hall.
Newly sworn-in Fire Chief Joseph Martin signs his oath as Clerk-Treasurer Debbie Astor watches during the Dyer Town Council meeting Thursday at Town Hall.
New Dyer Fire Chief Joseph Martin offers brief remarks after his swearing-in at the beginning of the Town Council meeting Thursday in Town Hall.
Dyer police officers Tiffany Smith and Zachary Schauer are recognized during the Dyer Town Council meeting Thursday evening for their actions that helped evacuate a family from their burning home in April. Smith and Schauer received letters of recognition from the Town Council and Indiana Sens. Todd Young and Mike Braun.
Dyer Fire Chief Thad Stutler is recognized by Dyer Town Councilman Alan Brooks for his years of service to the town during the Town Council meeting Thursday at Dyer Town Hall.
DYER — Griffith Fire Department Capt. Joe Martin was sworn in Thursday as Dyer's new, full-time fire chief.
The Dyer Town Council selected him for the job in late April.
Martin, a Griffith native, also is a training officer with the Griffith Fire Department and heads up the District 1 Lake Country Recruit Fire Academy. He has been a firefighter for 17 years.