A cheerful breakfast around the table with a close group of friends can get serious very quickly at the Newton Fire Department. The eggs and bacon have to be put on hold at the sound of the siren.
âWe come in, we pick at one another and we have a good time, but when the pager goes off, everything changes,â said Captain Jackie Lail. âItâs time to put our game face on.â
With a goal of serving as a citizen legislator, Hickory native Joe Fox launched his election campaign for the North Carolina House of Representatives District 96 seat.
He seeks the Republican nomination in the May 6 primary.