Print Latest News Bob Smith receives the 2018 C.E. "Brodie" Akins Fireman of the Year Award Firemen - 36 Volunteers and 6 Paid Lousiana-Pacifc Corporation recently made a donationto help in the purchase of 28 new SCBA units. In December, 2011, Exxon Field Superintendent Charlie Campbell presented Fire Marshal Duane Baushke and Fire Chief Brodie Akins with a $5,000 donation from the Exxon Corporation. The funds will be used to help purchase a new rescue truck. After the presentation, Exxon hosted a dinner at the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame to honor the dedication of the members of the local fire department.