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.