The Tigerville community and the college in a joint effort have begun procedures to establish a voluntary fire district.
For many years the college has provided fire protection for the community with the 1945 Segraves pictured. Recently the college was able to acquire a new fire engine with funds received through the Milliken Challenge. Even with the new truck, both the college and the town realize that there still exists a need for an organized effort to provide fire protection and fire safety.
Article published in the July 1978 issue of the North Greenville College Alumni Newsletter.