Fire departments honored by Somerset VFW
The Somerset VFW hosted a banquet for representatives of the 27 Somerset County fire departments Tuesday night. The VFW also donated $1,000 to each department. VFW post Cmdr. Terry Menear said the meal and donations were to honor all the service the departments. “These guys deserve it for all they do here,” he said. Above: Menear presents Seven Springs 1st Assist. Fire Chief John Mates with a $1,000 check for the department. Below: Fire department and VFW officials gather for a photo.