Vigilant Hose Company #1
20 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, Pa. 17257
717-532-2345

Monthly Calls
 Jan
44
 Feb
60
 Mar
44
 Apr
43
 May
46
 Jun
27
 Jul
37
 Aug
43
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
344

Calls By Year
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
VHC Fall Gun Drawing at the SFAC October 26, 2014. Tickets are Now Available

VHC BINGO Every Friday starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm

SESB BINGO Every Monday Starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Benefits the Shippensburg Emergency Services Building


Congressman Lou Barletta visits The VHC

 
Fri, Oct 10th, 2014 2:00:00 pm - On Wednesday Octrober 10th US Congressman Lou Barletta visited the Vigilant Hose Company while in Shippensburg. Congressman Barletta represents Pennsylvanias 11th Congressional; District. ...Continued
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Dumpster Fire

 

 
Fri, Oct 10th, 2014 5:45:00 am - Early Saturday morning the engine crew handled a dumpster fire at College Park. ...Continued
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Fire Prevention at the Elementary Schools

 

 
Thu, Oct 9th, 2014 1:00:00 pm - The Shippensburg Fire Department's Fire Prevention programs hit James Burd and Nancy Grayson Elemantary Schools. ...Continued
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Smoke Investigation at the Thrift Shop

 

 
Sat, Oct 4th, 2014 1:30:00 pm - While returning from the LZ Engine 252 responded, along with the rest of the box, to the Thrift Shop on the Square from a smoke investigation inside. ...Continued
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Landing Zone at the SU Practice Field

 

 
Sat, Oct 4th, 2014 12:43:00 pm - Engine 2 responded from Lowes Safety Day to set up a landing zone for Life Net 81 at the SU football practice field off of Newburg Road. ...Continued
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Lowes Safety Day 2014

 

 
Sat, Oct 4th, 2014 9:00:00 am - Saturday was the annual Lowes Safety Day ...Continued
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Fire Prevention 2014

 
Fri, Oct 3rd, 2014 9:03:00 am - Shippensburg Fire Department) Reminds Area Residents: Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives!   Working smoke alarms can make a life-saving difference in a fire. That’s the message behind this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign, “Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!” Along with firefighters ...Continued
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Two Flyouts

 
Sun, Sep 21st, 2014 6:05:00 pm - Early Sunday evening Engine 252 established a landing zone across from Beistles on Walnut Bottom Road. And then just after midnight Monday morning they were out to set up for Life Net 81 again along Baltimore Road. ...Continued
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Cramer's Insurance Agency Donation

 
Wed, Sep 17th, 2014 2:30:00 pm - On Wednesday September 17,2014 members of the Shippensburg Fire Department received a donation of Fire Safety Education supplies from Cramer's Insurance Agency. Their donation provides the community and area students fire safety information and a signifcant cost savings to the department. ...Continued
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Hall of Flame Awards for Chief Holtry and Chief Goodhart

 

 
Tue, Sep 16th, 2014 12:03:00 pm - On September 11, 2014 members attend the 87th Annual Cumberland County Firefighters Associations Annual Banquet. Members from SFD were recognized for their years of service to the Shippensburg  Community and to Cumberland County. Chief Edward Goodhart received the Administrator of the Year Award, and Chief Gerald Holtry received ...Continued
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