Wren community gets new volunteer fire chief

By NEMS Daily Journal

WREN – L.D. Wise is the new fire chief for the Wren Volunteer Fire Department.
Wise grew up in the Wren community and is a 1997 graduate of Amory High School. He is a 2000 graduate of Northeast Mississippi Community College with an associate degree in computer programming. He served in the Mississippi National Guard for six years.
Wise and his wife, Amanda, have served with the volunteer unit for nine years.
“I accepted the position as fire chief because it gives me the opportunity to give back to the Wren community. This is not about me, but the firemen who are always there for the Wren community during any crisis. The firemen are the ones who put their lives on the line for you and me. I appreciate their support. A chief is only as good as his firemen,” Wise said.