Fire Department Contacts

Gene Necklaus
Fire Chief
Biography 
Phone: 256.912.0580
Email: gene.necklaus@cityofscottsboro.org

Brandy Fowler
Office Manager
Phone: 256.912.0537
Email: brandy.fowler@cityofscottsboro.org

Greg Lockard
Training Officer
Phone: 256.912.0523
Email: greg.lockard@cityofscottsboro.org

Chuck Bryant
Fire Marshall
Phone: 256.912.0522
Email: sfd3@scottsboro.org

News

Congratulations to recently hired firefighters Corey Griffin, Damon Locklear, and Brad Miller. These firefighters will begin Firefighter and EMT Basic training in January and will graduate in May, 2015.

Promotions:
In October, 2014 the following promotions were made. John Henegar and Jon Lee were promoted to Battalion Chief, Duane Sims was promoted to Lieutenant, and Brett Jones was promoted to Driver/Engineer.

May 2015

Fire Chief Gene Necklaus and members of the Scottsboro Fire Department are proud to congratulate Firefighter Kyle Morris on passing the Paramedic National Registry. Morris received his training at Northeast Community College over the course of 3 semesters. He, along with the other Paramedics and Advanced EMTs can provide advanced life saving techniques such as IV treatment, airway procedures and certain medications for our citizens.

Congratulations to Firefighters Damon Locklear, Corey Griffin, and Brad Miller for their recent graduation from Fire Recruit School in Fort Payne.  The three firefighters completed several weeks of an extensive fire training program; including certifications in Firefighter I & II, Rapid Intervention, and Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations. Both Locklear and Miller are licensed Emergency Technician Basics, and Griffin is a licensed Paramedic.

Miller was awarded the leadership award for the graduating class, and Griffin graduated valedictorian of the class. We are very proud of their accomplishments and look forward to their careers here at the Scottsboro Fire Department.

June 27, 2014

Fire Chief Gene Necklaus announces the promotion of Firefighter Greg Lockard to the Fire Department’s Training Officer. Lockard has over 20 Alabama Fire College certifications, including Fire Officer Level 4, Instructor 2, Safety Officer, Hazardous Materials, and multiple Technical Rescue certifications. Lockard first began his fire service career in 2004 after several years as a volunteer firefighter. Greg is a Nationally Registered Paramedic with over 20 years experience in emergency services. As Training Officer, he will be responsible for coordinating departmental training programs, record keeping and serving as Safety Officer.

June 26, 2014
Fire Chief Gene Necklaus and members of the Scottsboro Fire Department congratulate Apparatus Operator Landon Baker on passing the Advanced EMT National Registry. Landon is the third Advanced EMT in the department. He, along with the other Advanced EMTs, Intermediate EMT, and Paramedics, can provide advanced life saving techniques such as IV treatment, airway procedures and certain medications for our citizens.

Congratulations to Firefighter John Stover for being selected as the Veterans of Federal Wars 2014 Firefighter of the Year. John is a Firefighter/EMT with the Scottsboro Fire Department.


Congratulations to Firefighter Todd Hancock. Todd was chosen by American Legion as 2014 Firefighter of the Year. Todd is an Firefighter/Advanced EMT with the Scottsboro Fire Department.

Promotion: Lieutenant Tim Hurst was promoted to Captain on April 1, 2014. He began his career with the Scottsboro Fire Department on October 8, 1990.

 
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