Be Alert! If you are sleepy or you have consumed alcohol, don't use the stove or stovetop. Stay in the kitchen if you are frying, grilling, boiling, or broiling food. If you are simmering, baking, or roasting food, check it regularly. Stay in the kitchen while food is cooking and use a timer to remind [...]
When choosing a costume, stay away from long capes. If using a mask, make sure eye holes are large enough to avoid tunnel vision. Maybe use something reflective if possible. Have kids use flashlights or glow-sticks when Trick or Treating. Try to use battery operated candles or glow-sticks instead of open flame candles If [...]
Residential Remove dead vegetation from under deck/porch and within 10 ft of the house Clear leaves and other vegetative debris from roofs, gutters, porches, and decks Helps prevent embers from igniting your home Remove flammable materials (wood piles, propane tanks) within 30 feet of home, outbuildings, garages, sheds Don’t let debris and lawn cuttings [...]
National IPAWS Testing: Oct 1, 2018 Click here to view
Paul Pritt of Sissonville, WV collects his winnings. Paul was the second winner in our National Preparedness Month giveaway. Thanks to Cabela’s, Home Depot, and Kroger for those donations. YOU could be next week’s winner. Watch for us on WCHS TV8 next week for your chance.