You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.


New trainees halfway through firefighter training program

Continue reading below

Six people are about halfway through the basic firefighter training program. Ben Madden, Hannah Butler, Carrie Burke, Shane Clemens, Tyler Brown, and Cameron Thorpe started the program on June 25, and are expected to join the Boxford Fire Department as call firefighters after the program ends on July 30. “We’re looking forward to having a few new members,” said Fire Chief Kerry Stickney. Madden is the son of Boxford Deputy Chief Michael Madden, and Thorpe is the son of Captain Jim Thorpe of the Massport Fire Department.

David Rattigan can be reached at
Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of