A Bangor township fire sergeant is taking on a new role in Essexville.
Don Middleton has accepted the chief’s position at the Essexville Fire Department. Middleton has around 43 years experience with Bangor Township. He has served as a firefighter, command officer, instructor, and technical rescue team member. Chief Middleton has also served as a community corrections officer, dive, and marine patrol team member with the Bay County Sheriff’s Department.