Residents of Hicksville Fire District will take to the polls on Tuesday, Dec. 13 to cast their vote for fire commissioner. This year, Robert Dwyer is seeking re-election against challenger Bob Manson. Fire commissioner terms are for five years. The election will take place at Hicksville Fire headquarters located on East Marie Street from 4 to 9 p.m.
Members of five local fire departments, including Hicksville, battled an early morning blaze on Prospect Avenue in New Cassel on Saturday, Dec. 3. The fire completely destroyed two local businesses and damaged two others.