Holden Explorer's Post 2012

Roxbury students learn how to properly roll a firehose Photo Credit: Daniel Castro
Lt. Mike Rosen and explorers from Holden and Sutton. Photo Credit: Daniel Castro
Photo Credit: Daniel Castro
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HOLDEN, Mass. — The young firefighters who make up Holden Explorer Post 2012 stepped up as leaders Saturday, passing along their special training to other youths from programs in Roxbury and Hinsdale, N.H.

After hearing about Holden's program, Dean K. Mike Thompson contacted post coordinator Lt. Mike Rosen in hopes of bringing students from a fitness and health program at Egleston Community High School in Roxbury for a day of firefighter training.

In addition to the 23 city students, the junior firefighters were joined by four kids from a new program ...
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