McLure Fire Department weekly practices now take place on Wednesdays

Fire practice changed from every Tuesday night to every Wednesday night at 7 p.m.

By Monica Ireland

A meeting of the McLure Volunteer Fire Deaprtment and Recreation Association was held on Feb. 4, at the McLure Cafe with 20 members present.  Fire Chief Noel Johnson reported all was quiet, and  also said starting Feb. 11, fire practice has been changed from every Tuesday night at 7 p.m. to every Wednesday night at 7 p.m.

A new booklet called “Playbook” has been issued by the Fire Commissioner’s Office; it lists various training sessions and other information relating to the fire department.

A successful painting bee was held. The upstairs in the hall has been painted, floors were done and special paint was also put onto one wall for movie showing.

Movie night at the hall will be Feb. 27, 2015.

The McLure Cafe will be hosting a spaghetti dinner on Mar. 8, from 4 – 8 p.m. The dinner is by donation with proceeds going to the McLure Volunteer Fire Department and Recreation Association.

The next meeting of the association will be on Mar. 4.