Recognition for Merriam…

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Meeker Fire Chief Steve Allen, left, and Meeker Emergency Medical Services Director Matt Lyons, right, presented Deby Merriam with an award of recognition on Saturday night at the 81st annual Meeker Volunteer Fire and Rescue Banquet at the Fairfield Center.

Letter to the Editor: What’s happening at the Meeker firehouse

Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to let everyone in the Meeker community know what’s going on down at the firehouse.

Fire prevention week …

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Members of the Meeker Volunteer Fire Department taught fire prevention skills at the elementary school on Oct. 10 and 12.

78th annual fireman’s banquet well attended

While surrounded by family members Kristopher, Koley, Kellie, Karrin and Kent, ambulance director Kris Borchard received a plaque for her 25 years of service from Steve Allen.

The 78th annual fireman’s banquet was held the evening of Saturday, March 12. The Freeman Fairfield Center was decorated very nicely, mostly thanks to Rhawnie McGruder and Melissa Kindall.

Fire Prevention Week Oct. 3-9 stresses safety

MEEKER I “Many homes in Meeker may not have any smoke alarms, not enough smoke alarms, alarms that are too old, or alarms that are not working,” said Fire Chief Steve Allen of the Meeker Volunteer Fire Department.