Soddy-Daisy hires first full-time firefighters in its 45-year history
The city of Soddy-Daisy was incorporated in 1969, partly because residents didn't feel like the area had adequate fire coverage.
After incorporation, the city got a tanker, on loan from a Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., fire department -- and the tanker had to be towed wherever it went.
Those were the old days. Not necessarily the good old days.
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