Pickens Fire Department plans dedication service

PICKENS — Saving lives and homes for the ravages of fire is what all area firefighters do. Each day they know their lives could be put on the line. These heros are selfless, loyal and dedicated to the communities that they serve.

9-14 Page 3A.inddThe Pickens Fire Department is inviting all current and retired firefighters, their families and members of the community to a special memorial celebration recognizing the dedication of firefighters to the Pickens community.

The celebration will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24, with an inaugural flag raising at the memorial. The memorial is located in front of the fire station at 302 Johnson St. in Pickens.