A harmless prank?

By Chuck Kajer

Pranks can be fun. They make people laugh. Heck, most teenagers enjoy a good prank or two, not to mention many adults.

But if they result in emergency personnel being called to the scene of the prank, it's gone too far.

Case in point, Thursday evening, Aug. 10, around 10:40 p.m., the New Prague Fire Department received a call that something was burning on a county road in Lanesburgh Township. Three fire trucks and a number of firemen were dispatched to a road south of New Prague, but were unable to find anything.

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