25 Years Ago
M-burg Fire Starts Fund-raiser
February 3, 2022
Herald of Feb. 6, 1997
The Martinsburg Volunteer Fire Company kicked off a fund-raising campaign to purchase a 1997 Freightliner truck. The company wanted to replace the 1975 tanker which was equipped with a 1960 milk tank.
A state police trooper reported seeing a large fireball in the Brumbaugh Mountain area on Jan. 31. Volunteers from Imler and New Enterprise fire companies searched the area thinking it might have been a downed plane, but none was discovered. Police suspect it might have been a meteorite.
The old Imler firehall was heavily damaged by fire. A fire company member was worki...