HEBER SPRINGS, Ark.—XTO Energy Inc., a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corporation, today announced it has contributed $21,000 to 21 fire departments in Arkansas to help fund their day-to-day operations and emergency services. Many of the fire departments are volunteer fire departments.
“These communities rely on volunteer fire departments to provide important services every day,” said John Doerner, vice president, XTO Energy Mid-Continent Division. “We try to assist local departments in buying the tools they need to continue to keep our communities safe.”
The following fire departments each received a contribution from XTO Energy:
• Booneville Rural Fire Department, Booneville, Ark.
• Botkinburg Fire Department, Clinton, Ark.
• Clinton Fire Department, Clinton, Ark.
• Conway County Fire Department, Morrilton, Ark.
• Cove Creek Fire Department, Quitman, Ark.
• Dover Fire Department, Dover, Ark.
• Floral Fire Department, Floral, Ark.
• Franklin County EMS, Ozark, Ark.
• Heber Springs Fire Department, Heber Springs, Ark.
• Hickory Flat Fire Department, Pangburn, Ark.
• Highway 110 Fire Department, Clinton, Ark.
• Letona Volunteer Fire Department, Heber Springs, Ark.
• Moreland Fire Department, Russellville, Ark.
• Morrilton Fire Department, Morrilton, Ark.
• Ozark Fire Department, Ozark, Ark.
• Pine Snag/Lobo Volunteer Fire Department, Heber Springs, Ark.
• Quitman Fire Department, Quitman, Ark.
• Searcy Fire Department, Searcy, Ark.
• Tumbling Shoals/Ida Fire Department, Tumbling Shoals, Ark.
• Van Buren Fire Department, Van Buren, Ark.
• Vilonia Fire Department, Vilonia, Ark.
“Giving back to the communities in which we operate is important to us,” Doerner said. “XTO would like to thank all of the first responders in Arkansas for the great work they do.”
About XTO Energy Inc.
XTO is a leading oil and natural gas producer in the United States with expertise in developing tight gas, shale gas and unconventional oil resources. XTO or its affiliates operate in all major
U.S. unconventional producing regions and Western Canada. XTO also provides support and technical services to ExxonMobil’s operations in Argentina. The company manages 11 million acres with a total resource base of about 33 billion oil-equivalent barrels. In Arkansas, XTO holds 662,000 acres, operates in 16 counties and employs 175 people. Last year, XTO and ExxonMobil invested $415,000 in higher education, medical care, environmental research and arts and civic organizations in Arkansas.