MEDIA ALERT - Battle Kick Off

December 16, 2009
News Release
Media Contact: Jennifer Keller - (316) 268-0853 / Cell: (316) 558-2428 – Twitter:                                                                              
Battle of the Badges Kicks Off Tomorrow
Fire and law enforcement help recruit holiday donors.
WHAT:     Battle of the Badges Kick-off Event
WHERE:   American Red Cross – Blood Services
                   Wichita Blood Donor Center
                   707 N. Main St., Wichita, Kan.
WHEN:     Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009
                   11:30 a.m.
Representatives from fire, law and the Red Cross (listed below) will be at the Wichita Blood Donor Center to give blood, do some trash talkin’ and will also be available for interviews.
Police:  Deputy Chief Terri Moses and Sgt. Jeff Davis
Sheriff: Col. Mike Stover, Col. Richard Powell and Lt. Brenda M. Dietzman
City Fire: Fire Marshal Brad Crisp, Captain Steven Schowalter and Shift Commander Dan McClure
County Fire: Chief Gary Curmode
Red Cross:   Scott Caswell, CEO and Bob Lampke, Director of Public Safety, Sedgwick County and ARC Board Member
Learn more about this year’s Battle of the Badges at