Ted Lomax Named Carbondale Fire Chief

Carbondale — Longtime assistant Carbondale Fire Chief Ted Lomax is taking the next step, as he was named as the city’s Fire Chief on Friday. Lomax has been a part of the Carbondale Fire Department since 1990 and has held the title of assistant Fire Chief since 2006. The job was vacated when former Chief John Michalesko announced his retirement in September. Lomax officially takes the position next Monday.