Local Veterans Transition to New Careers as First Responders: A Natural Progression for Many

Helping people in crisis is a calling for Patrick Furnas, 25. His desire to help people led him to the U.S. Army, where he served as a specialist in the 101st Airborne division from 2012-2016. When he came home to Avon, that drive to help people continued to grow, and he enrolled in the emergency medical services - paramedic program at Lorain County Community College. [caption...