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BHM: First Black Firefighter for the City of Bluefield

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They are the first on the scene when fires blaze and he was first on the scene of history in 1978 when the City of Bluefield welcomed its first African-American firefighter.

Willie Hunt reflects on his life as a first responder with our Joshua Bolden.

He discusses the challenges he overcame and the trails blazed for not only responders of color but all future firemen and women.

These days Hunt can be found teaching the next generation at Richlands High School.

Joshua Bolden

WVVA Today & WVVA @ Noon Anchor

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