West Point, Mississippi (WCBI) – It appears West Point will have a new fire chief by the first of next year.
Mayor Robbie Robinson confirmed Tuesday night that Fire Chief Johnny Littlefield announced he will retire December 31st.
Robinson did not indicate why Littlefield was stepping down.
The veteran firefighter recently oversaw the construction of an emergency operations center at West Point’s Fire Station #1.
Littlefield has been a fireman for nearly 40 years.