Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Friday, 19 December 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
It Is Time To "Spring Forward"
03/08/2013

Daylight Savings Time Starts this weekend, and everyone is reminded to move their clocks forward 1 hour Saturday night before bed or at 2:am Sunday morning. The start of Daylight Savings Time is also a good opportunity to check the smoke detectors in your home. Fire Department officials urge residents to change the batteries in their smoke detectors and test them as they set their clocks forward an hour Saturday night. "It doesn't have to be on Sunday," said the State Fire Marshal. "It can on Friday. It can be on Saturday or Sunday. Take the time to get some nine-volt batteries and replace the batteries and test your smoke alarms." Smoke detectors need to be tested monthly, he said. "Smoke alarms are designed to be good for about 10 years,". "It doesn't mean that they'll last 10 years. That's why you want to test them on a monthly basis."

© KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
National Beef Announces Shift Changes
Wind Turbine Collapses in Haskell County
Feral Hogs with Pseudorabies Found in Panhandle
Scam Alert From Southern Pioneer Electric
Accident Claims The Life Of A Holcomb Woman
Field Surveys to Start for Two Possible Bridge Replacement Projects
High Plains Aquifer Declining
Step Out In Blue
Friday's Area Basketball and LHS Wrestling Scores
Redskins Round Up the Herd
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Teresa Childress To Have A "Memorable Christmas
Southern Pioneer Offers Youth Trips To Washington DC
Southwest Medical Center Adds Hospitalist
Plains Elementary 5th Graders Declare Pluto a Planet
Step Out In Blue
Friday's Games and Thursday's Scores
Ulysses Takes Down Liberal
Plunging Oil Prices Hurt Kansas Producers
City Bus Announces Holiday Schedule
Accident Claims The Life Of A Holcomb Woman
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group