Last updated 9:43PM ET
October 17, 2017
WOUB Local News
WOUB Local News
Fire department gets Homeland Security grant
(WOUB) - The Athens City Fire Department will purchase new equipment with a $122,000 Homeland Security grant.

Fire Chief Bob Troxel says they'll buy 23 self-contained breathing devices, which he says are critical for firefighters.

Troxel applied for the federal grant and announced yesterday that it had been awarded.
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