October 16, 2013
Jonathan Fuqua, fire education specialist, “extinguishes” a simulated fire in kitchen of the Covington Fire Department’s Fire, Instruction, Resource, Education, or F.I.R.E., Place. October is Fire Prevention Month, and this year’s theme is fire safety in the kitchen. The F.I.R.E. Place is located in a renovated home on Ivy Street and is used for various training and education courses. (Staff photo: Aimee Jones)
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Fire safety in the kitchen is theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Month
October is Fire Prevention Month and this year’s theme is fire safety in the kitchen. Newton County has a unique resource in its own backyard to educate the public about the best ways about fire safety and prevention.