BY SASHA HELLER
South Padre Island Fire Chief Burney Baskett will leave the Island’s Fire Department after five years to serve as the Fire Chief for the City of Copperas Cove near Ft. Hood and Killeen.
Baskett cited a need to be closer to his family as the reason for his decision to step down.
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