Rail City Profile: Fire Chief Unexpectedly Finds His Calling
Tom Garrison, who was named the new Fire Chief for the Sparks Fire Department last June, and has been with the local agency for 27 years, said his job never gets old. Born in Nebraska, Tom Garrison moved to Sparks when he was 5-years-old and was raised here. He attended Hug High School and graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor's Degree in Education in hopes of pursuing a career as a teacher. He became a teacher in Fernl...