Structure fire on 422 South H in Wellington results in $80,000 damage

first_imgby Tracy McCue, Sumner Newscow — A structure fire on Thursday at the home of Anthony Stringer at 422 South H. Street in Wellington resulted in $80,000 worth of damages.According to a Wellington Fire Department press release by assistant fire chief Vic Sandell, the cause of the fire is still under investigation.Upon arrival at 2:15 p.m. Thursday, fire crews found heavy smoke and flames coming from two windows on the northeast corner of the structure. Crews made entry and extinguished the fire located in the living room and kitchen area of the house.The fire extended into the attic and required extensive overhaul to extinguish smoldering insulation. One occupant was home at the time of the fire and was able to get out without injury.There were eight fire apparatus and 13 firefighters on the scene. WFD had no mutual aid from other fire departments in fighting the blaze.Other agencies assisting were the Wellington Police, Sumner County Emergency Management, the City Electric department, Kansas Gas Service and the Red Cross. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments (2) Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings Sort by: Date Rating Last Activity Loading comments… You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. 0 Vote up Vote down JustMe · 386 weeks ago Is there anyway to get the pictures in a story ‘enlargeable’? Report Reply 1 reply · active 386 weeks ago +3 Vote up Vote down CueballSumnernewscow 94p · 386 weeks ago Try this JustMe: http://kansasouttakes.smugmug.com/Other/Sumners-w… Report Reply Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more

U.S. Charity Honors Liberian Journalist

first_imgThe Tree of Life Ministries International (TOLMI) in the United States of America has presented a certificate of honor to Alfred Gezaye, a practicing Liberian journalist for his “voluntary contribution” to that institution and the people of Liberia.A dispatch from TOLMI said, as a volunteer, Journalist Gezaye conducts project management, logistic and business on behalf of TOLMI’s activities in Liberia.The founder and executive director of TOLMI, Dr. LaTonya McRae, said the committed and efficient involvement of Journalist Gezaye has been second to none.The certificate noted that the TOLMI and its Board of Directors are continuously praying for the health, safety, strength and success of Mr. Gezaye and his family.TOLMI is a non-profit charitable organization founded in 2004 to engage in conducting retreats, missions and ministry events and projects.TOLMI’s goal is to produce, promote and maintain the spiritual, physical and emotional wellbeing of humankind.Alfred Gezaye has for the past 11 years worked as a Broadcast and print journalist in Liberia and holds certificates in both print and broadcast journalism from the Jeri School of Journalism in Monrovia.The honoree is presently majoring in Political Science with Mass Communications as his minor at the University of Liberia.He had earlier received other certificates in the field of general construction, education, photography, theology, and Secretarial Science from Liberia and the Ivory Coast.Gezaye previously worked for the Catholic-run Radio Veritas and served as correspondent for the Africa International Christian Mission based in Boynton Beach, Florida, the USA.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more