We at the South Ward Fire Company are proud to report that there are several members participating in an essentials of firefighting class being held at the fire company. The class is also being attended by members of the Citizens and American Hose of Tamaqua. Also members from Hometown, West Penn and Cressona fire companies. The members have successfully passed the first two modules and are currently going through the third with the fourth left to go. Thank you to the instructors Brian Hollenbush and Mike Minnig for doing a wonderful job.