Firefighters memorial

Diona Eskew
Managing Editor

Members of the community gathered together Sunday afternoon to honor five firefighters who lost their lives on July 31, 1982. A monument was placed near West School on State Road 17 and Sycamore Road to memorialize those five brave men: Brian Samuels, Alphonse Kriscunas, Gary VanVactor, Dane Hoffhien, and Randall Hansen.