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Funds to help Iuka firefighters purchase truck, equipment

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Iuka firefighters are being provided funds to purchase a new fire truck and equipment.

Posted: Aug 24, 2018 1:21 PM

IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) - Iuka firefighters are being provided funds to purchase a new fire truck and equipment.

On Friday, U.S. Senators Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith announced the award of $1.8 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grants to fire departments in several cities, including Iuka.

The Iuka Volunteer Fire Department is receiving $140,954 to purchase the fire truck and $64,000 for 24 sets of personal protective equipment.

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