Oct. 24--JEFFERSONVILLE -- The county's volunteer fire departments may soon be receiving more scrutiny from the county commissioners.
Commissioner John Perkins said Thursday it was past time to have a discussion on how volunteer fire departments are...
"We appreciate the offer. However, we already have it in the fire department budget for replacement of these saws. And we've already begun a purchasing order," said John Roach, spokesman for Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan.
The president of the Fort Worth Professional Firefighters said Tuesday night that the group plans to move forward with a lawsuit against the city over pension benefit reductions the City Council approved by a 6-3 vote.
Josh Cellars Wine and The Gary Sinise Foundation have announced winners in their effort to have the public honor their first responders with grants funded through the foundation. Five responders each received $10,000 for their organizations.
The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation congratulates Chief Dennis Compton, chairman of the foundation’s Board of Directors, on receiving the Dr. John Granito Award for Excellence in Fire Leadership and Management Research.