Firefighters compete for spot in state calendar

WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Men and women took the stage in Wichita Saturday night vying for a spot in the Kansas Firefighters Calendar.

A panel of judges deciding their fate including KAKE'S Deb Farris. 

The score is broken up into two portions, interview and presentation.

Judges were looking for someone who will make a great representative for the state of Kansas somebody with a strong personality, who really loves being involved.

Some contestant bribing the panel with cupcakes, working the room, and one contestant Even bringing a cute kid with a sweet rescue story.

"Grandma was doing CPR on him when I walked in the room and swept him up, we took him to the hospital and I'm proud to say that he's still smiling and just celebrated a birthday."

You can't get the calendar just yet, it comes out on Black Friday.

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