118 S. Pearl St.
Iuka, MS 38852

Fire Chief Brian Grissom

Fire Chief Brian Grissom


Mission Statement

“The desire to serve.  The courage to act. The ability to perform.”

The Iuka Fire Department operates as a combination fire department.  There is currently one fire station with 5 full-time, 5 part-time and 15 volunteer firemen.

The Iuka Fire Department has four main divisions:

  • Fire Suppression: Includes fighting fires and doing public service.
  • Emergency Medical Services: All full-time and part-time firefighters have EMS training.  Their responsibility is to provide emergency care in emergency situations until Iuka Ambulance Service arrives, then assist them as much as possible.
  • Fire Prevention: Includes making fire inspections of businesses, doing arson investigations and presenting fire prevention programs for schools and other organizations.
  • Training: Responsible for the ongoing training of firefighting and EMS.