Students at the Sikeston Kindergarten Center have question-and-answer time with Sikeston Public Safety officers John Nelson (left), Adam Vische (center) and Pat Burns (right). The students met with the officers and Fire Pup to discuss fire safety which is the hot topic during Fire Prevention Week. Top photo: Burns and the Fire Pup talk to the students.
Josh Mills, Staff
SIKESTON -- When it comes to fire prevention, the Sikeston Department of Public Safety is teaching children the basic safety rules, in hopes the information will be passed along to their families.
"We're scheduled all week to visit preschool through fourth grade students," said Officer James Whitley, who is coordinating Fire Prevention Week for DPS. For more pictures and stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.