VIDEO: A new law in Arkansas has lowered the minimum age requirement for certain fire departments in the state.
In order to expand their pool of potential recruits, a Texarkana, Arkansas Battalion Chief requested the change last year.
Nearly two decades ago, Texarkana, Arkansas fire officials say they had about 100 people taking the test to become a firefighter, now they hover around 25 applicants.
– PUB DATE: 3/27/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: The De Queen Bee
Source: SEAFC National Fire News