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Tazewell VFD makes strides and
prepares to offer better service

From the August 7, 2019 issue of The Journal
   Local volunteer fire departments are often overlooked – until they are needed. The Tazewell Volunteer Fire Department in Marion County has been working hard to prepare for the times when it is needed.
   The department recently added a ladder truck to the apparatus they have available to utilize during fighting structure fires. They obtained a 1985 Pirsch Ladder Truck that has a reach capability of 110 feet.
   "To our knowledge, this is the first time a ladder truck as been available in Marion County and through aid ... The rest of the story.