New Gary, Ind., fire chief sworn in

April 16, 2012 4:55:57 AM PDT
Gary has a new fire chief. Teresa Everett was sworn in Sunday night during a ceremony at the public safety building.

Everett is the city's first female fire chief.

She began her career as a firefighter in 1989 and has served in several high-ranking positions in Florida, New York, and, most recently, College Park, Georgia, where she served as chief since October 2010.