Athens Fire & Rescue held a retirement ceremony Thursday for driver Gerald Franks, top center, at Fire Station No. 1. He was joined by crew members, front row from left, Capt. Jared James, Josh Tester, Jesse Knox, Joel Evans and Hunter Campbell; middle row, Nick Alexander, Brandon Wilson, Chris Gillman, Capt. Clint Boyd, Battalion Chief David “Woody” Andrews and Capt. Heath Conn.