Victoria Fire Department recognizes winners of poster contest

An awards ceremony was held on Oct. 7 at the Victoria Community Center

VICTORIA, Texas – The Victoria Fire Department hosted a countywide fire prevention poster contest at local schools in honor of National Fire Prevention Week. Victoria Fire & Safety, Citygo Petroleum Corporation and Rosewood Funeral Chapel sponsored this contest.

The fire department honored the contest winners at an awards ceremony at the Victoria Community Center on Oct. 7. The winning posters were displayed during the awards ceremony.

The theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Week was “Fire Won’t Wait. Plan Your Escape.” First-, second-, third-, fourth- and fifth-grade winners received trophies at the awards ceremony.

The City of Victoria provided the above information and photos.