Breaking News

New JC superintendent named December 19, 2014

Fire department plans 100th anniversary celebration

On Oct. 7, 1912, City Ordinance 1089 was signed to create a modern, full-time Jefferson City Fire Department.

Read additional details in our newspaper or e-Edition. Newspaper subscribers: Click on an e-Edition article and log in using your current account information at no extra charge. For e-edition help, e-mail circ@newstribune.com. Click here to purchase the full version of archived articles.

One hundred years later, the city is planning to commemorate that event with a full weekend of activities.

“We’ve been planning this for over a year and we’re really excited about the support we’ve received,” said Fire Department Capt. Tim Young.

Events begin Oct. 4, with a 7 p.m. gala at the Capitol Plaza Hotel. Bob Priddy from the Missourinet will be guest speaker.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting

News Tribune - comments