LEE CO., GA (WALB) - Lee County now has a new chief of the recently combined Fire and Emergency Services.
On Friday, the Lee County Board of Commissioners announced David Forrester will take the position.
Forrester has been with Lee County since 2007.
He has been the interim fire chief since February of last year.
The commission said Forrester was instrumental in helping with the transition in combining the fire department and emergency medical services department.