From the Beloit Daily News, August 18, 2015
Two members of the South Beloit Fire Department were promoted in rank during the South Beloit City Council meeting Monday.
Gary Brown was promoted to the rank of captain. He has been with the department for 10 years and he serves as training officer for the department. He also is shift commander for C shift.
Andrew Kitson was promoted to the rank of lieutenant. He has been with the department for six years and he coordinates the department’s public education program. He also is shift commander for A shift.
The two men were sworn in as officers by South Beloit Fire Chief Ken Morse and a reception was held for them at the fire station following the meeting.