Two LFD firefighters promoted, honored at ceremony

WLFI File Photo
WLFI File Photo

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – Two Lafayette firefighters were awarded new badges at a swearing-in ceremony Wednesday morning.

Mayor Tony Roswarski promoted firefighter Brad Cornell to sergeant and firefighter Christopher Gorbett to training captain.

Both men said they were honored to have friends, family and co-workers at the ceremony. They told News 18 they are both looking forward to the future of their careers.

Both promotions are effective immediately. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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