Checking pressure: The Forrest City Fire Department is checking fire hydrants around town to make sure they are in working order. Justin Marquis, left, watches fellow firefighter Bryan Harris check the flow of a hydrant at the corner of South Division and Franklin streets. Photo by Alan Smith.
Residents will notice firefighters from the Forrest City Fire Department riding around town in the next few days. They are checking fire hydrants to make sure that if they are needed during a fire, they will function properly.