Fire Threatens Snyder Home
March 4, 2021
As members of the Formso Fire Department answered a call for assistance last Wednesday and headed to the Lovewell area, Bob Rouse, the department's fire chief, told the fire fighters "It is dry enough to burn and wet enough to sink." He did not need to add "Be careful," for the experienced fire fighters knew the risks.
The disappearing February snow cover has left numerous wet spots where a truck can sink into the mud but low humdity has made the proper environment for the cover to burn.
Tuesday, with the humidity ranging from 14 to 20 percent and winds gusting to as much as 31 miles per...