Mutual aid

Beardstown Firefighter T.J. Pratt and Arenzville Firefighter Chris Privia work from Beardstown's ladder truck to get water throug a second-story window as they battle the fire that destroyed the home of Roger and Katie Days in Beardstown, Wed. May 2, 2018. (Photo by Brian DeLoche.)


In the last few years, the phrase “fake news” has worked its way into our vocabulary. It is a phrase used to describe information that is accepted as fact by some but disbelieved by others.