firefighters http://wkms.org en Smith Mills Fire Dept. Receives $500,000 Grant for New Station http://wkms.org/post/smith-mills-fire-dept-receives-500000-grant-new-station <p>Henderson's Smith Mills Volunteer Fire Department will build a new fire station thanks to a&nbsp;$500,000 community development block grant.</p><p>The Smith Mills Fire Department is currently based in a 112-year-old building near a busy intersection, creating hazards for firefighters.</p><p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 22:20:11 +0000 John Null 37841 at http://wkms.org Smith Mills Fire Dept. Receives $500,000 Grant for New Station Mercy Regional to Temporarily House Firefighters http://wkms.org/post/mercy-regional-temporarily-house-firefighters <p></p><p>Mercy Regional Emergency Medical Service will house displaced firefighters for the next month while Paducah’s Fire Station 3 undergoes renovations. Fire Chief Steve Kyle told the Paducah City Commission that Mercy Regional volunteered to house the firefighters and the fire truck to prevent an increased response time to the western side of the city. Wed, 28 Nov 2012 14:04:06 +0000 Whitney Jones 25002 at http://wkms.org Mercy Regional to Temporarily House Firefighters Fire Destroys Union City Recycling Center http://wkms.org/post/fire-destroys-union-city-recycling-center <p>A fire has destroyed Union City, Tennessee’s recycling center. Union City Fire Lieutenant James Rhamy says the fire began around midday yesterday at Greenway Recover &amp; Recycle, located in the city's industrial park. Rhamy says used cardboard caught fire, destroying the center and burning woods around it. Fri, 14 Sep 2012 17:50:08 +0000 Angela Hatton & The Associated Press 22099 at http://wkms.org Fire Destroys Union City Recycling Center