The Killeen Volunteer Fire Department is accepting applications for firefighters.

Applicants must be at least 18 years old and must have lived for the past 90 days within one mile of the Killeen fire district.

Military personnel living at Fort Hood are exempt from the one-mile residency requirement.

Active-duty military personnel must have a letter from their commander on official letterhead giving the soldier permission to join the Killeen Volunteer Fire Department.

Applications may be picked up at the Central Fire Station, 201 N. 28 St., Killeen, or by calling D.C. Brank at (254) 501-7671.

Contact Teresa Tankersley at or (254)501-7542

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