Noel and Brett Bullock addressed the Grant City Council at the Oct. 10 meeting concerning their property at 740 Central Ave., which was declared a nuisance on July 25.
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The Madrid Volunteer Fire Department got together on Monday, Oct. 16 for their first official practice for the upcoming dodgeball tournament this Saturday. They will compete against other area departments in full bunker gear, including their oxygen tanks. The tournament will be held at the old Wheatland High School in Madrid on Saturday Oct. 21 at 10 a.m.
Most of the time, when area fire departments come together, the circumstances aren’t the best.
This weekend, the Firefighter Dodgeball Tournament will be the exception.
No School: There will be no school at Perkins County Schools on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 19 and 20.
Perkins County residents are encouraged to share their future visions of Perkins County at a vision planning meeting on Oct. 24.
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Grant Volunteer firefighters Casandra Klima (left), Matt Deaver and Bri Griffin crawl through Perkins County Elementary students, showing them how they would look if they were searching for someone in a fire. They explained to students that although they may look and sound scary, they are there to help them.
Consider this scenario: It’s 2 o’clock in the morning. You and your family are fast asleep when you awaken to the smoke alarm sounding and the smell of smoke. What do you do?