There is a new marshal in town and he goes by the name of Buddy Keiffer Harwell Jr. He was recently hired to be the first full time fire marshal in Cuero.
“I was not looking for another job but then this position in Cuero opened up,” Harwell said. “The main thing that drew me was the growth of the town and I wanted to move closer to the coast to settle down [and eventually] retire.”
Cuero city manager Raymie Zella said, “We have had a part-time person as needed. This time last year, during our budget meeting, we discussed the need of a full time fire marshal position to keep up with all of the inspections, new construction, and daily tasks to keep up with Cuero’s growth.”
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