Bee Branch Fire Department Chief Jess Burris (center) with Van Buren County Judge Roger Hooper (right) is shown receiving a check from Diamond Pipeline District Manager Brandon Smith as part of Diamon’ds first responder donations program Friday, Feb. 23. Burris said his department would use the money for a thermal imager for the department.


Diamond Pipeline District Manager Brandon Smith (l), here with (l-r) Van Buren County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Max Young and Sheriff Randy Gurley, along with Van Buren County Judge Roger Hooper, presents a check to the department as part of Diamond Pipeline’s program supporting first responders. Gurley said the money would be used for car and body cameras for the department.