By Chickasaw Journal
HOUSTON – Rhodes Chapel VFD received an Assistance to Firefighters grant for $7,495 that they intend to use for a compressed air system. Their 5 percent match will come from rebate funds.
Also, the county Board of Supervisors approved ordering a fire truck for the Atlanta VFD. A $70,000 grant will be applied to the $212,000 purchase price with the county applying for a 2 percent/10-year CAP loan through Three Rivers Planning and Development District.