Robert Wilkins was named full-time assistant fire chief by the Banks County Board of Commissioners Tuesday night following a 45-minute closed session. His salary will be $38,500.
Wilkins has worked on a part-time basis.
The action came at the end of a three-hour BOC meeting Tuesday night that included recognition of the archery team and 12 and under girls fast pitch softball team for their accomplishments in national competitions. Members from the two teams were present and were presented with certificates from the commissioners.