West Chester Twp.'s annual Touch A Truck event on Friday, June 15, saw youngsters atop a SWAT armored truck and behind the wheel of a giant fire truck. Some even climbed into the cockpit of a medical helicopter. PHOTOS: Youngsters enjoy West Chester's Touch A Truck event y The event is popular with area youngsters and for police and fire officials, who say it builds generational goodwill toward authorities, and may even spark a career interest for youths.The West Chester Fire Department was on hand as children doused out mock flames with an actual fire hose.And the action wasn’t all big machinery.The Lakota West Marching Firebirds were on hand to let young musicians try out some of their instruments.In Other News1Hamilton targets improving manhole covers in the city2Liberty Twp. interchange to have road closures3Middletown to vote on 29-acre development near I-754Emergency on Allen Road is over, West Chester officials say5Hamilton residents can now order birth certificates onlineAbout the AuthorNick GrahamNick Graham is a photojournalist for the Journal-News covering Butler and Warren Counties in Ohio.