"No department can say they have enough people," said Sammy Craft, chief of the Hugo Volunteer Fire Department.
said being a volunteer firefighters teaches leadership skills and the ability to deal with people by working together with the different departments.
Females can also become volunteer firefighters, but they don't necessarily have to fight fires.
"I have a female in my department that just answers EMS calls," Craft said.Craft
said the only reward volunteer firefighters get is recognition from the community.Firefighters feel good about themselves when they saved someone's life or property.
"You wouldn't believe the dedication these guys have," he