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Local former firefighter talks career, importance of job

Joe Arrington took his physical exam to become a firefighter on Sept. 11, 2001. Some walked out and thought this wasn’t the job for them; Arrington never second-guessed that he would’ve been in those buildings that day.

The local firefighter discussed his career, why he became a firefighter and the importance of the job in this podcast.

For a transcript of this podcast, click here. Listen to this podcast on Soundcloud.




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Sarah Cervera
Sarah Cervera is a junior communications major at Texas A&M University-San Antonio. She is a proud San Antonio native, who strives to write stories that will positively impact and shape her community. In her spare time, she enjoys outdoor activities, walking her pug Hamburger and watching movies with her family. In the future, she aspires to obtain a career in Television as an anchor woman or reporter.

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