The city of Marshall hosts its first annual emergency preparedness day Saturday. Make plans to attend as there will be representatives from the American Red Cross, Marshall Police Department, Marshall Fire Department, and an Air Evac helicopter available to help promote safety and planning.

The event takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Salt Fork YMCA’s east field in Marshall. The YMCA is located at 740 E. Yerby in Marshall.