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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
64
 Feb
40
 Mar
45
 Apr
50
 May
62
 Jun
39
 Jul
45
 Aug
46
 Sep
44
 Oct
52
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
487

Calls By Year
2018
528
2017
536
2016
570
2015
524
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
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


Minnequa Social Club Donation

 
Tue, Nov 12th, 2019 2:00:00 pm - A big Thank You to the Minnequa Social Club for their donation the fire departments. (Left to right) Bill Helm, CV Hose President, Ed Goodhart, Minnequa Social Club Board of Directors member, Robert Van Scyoc, Vigilant Hose Treasurer and Paul Hutchison, West End Fire & ...Continued
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Lawnmower Fire on Newville Road

 

 
Mon, Nov 11th, 2019 4:01:00 pm - Engine 152 and Tanker 52 responded to Newville Road for a lawnmower fire this afternoon. (VHC photos) ...Continued
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AFA on North Earl Street

 

 
Sat, Nov 9th, 2019 10:07:00 pm - Late Saturday evening response to North Earl Street for an automatic fire alarm. (VHC photos) ...Continued
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MVA on Middle Spring Road

 

 
Sat, Nov 9th, 2019 5:46:00 am - An early morning auto accident, truck vs. tree, on Middle Spring Road. Fly out with Life Lion from the Shippensburg University practice field. (VHC photos) ...Continued
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Transfer to Adams County 5

 

 
Sat, Nov 2nd, 2019 8:57:00 am - Saturday morning at 0857 hrs Engine 252 transferred to Adams County Company 5’s Quarters while units operated on a first due garage fire (VHC Photos) ...Continued
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MVA - Vehicle into Structure - Strohm Road and High Road

 

 
Mon, Oct 28th, 2019 8:31:00 pm - The Engine Company responded, this evening, to the intersection of Strohm Road at High Road for an auto accident - vehicle into the structure. (VHC photos) ...Continued
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Robert Van Scyoc's 50th Anniversary

 

 
Wed, Oct 23rd, 2019 6:30:00 pm - This evening, Vigilant Hose Company Treasurer Robert Van Scyoc was honored by the Shippensburg Fire Department for his 50 years of service to the VHC and the SFD. In addition, Bobby was awarded the title of Treasurer Emeritus by the VHC. He has served the ...Continued
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Landing Zone Established at SU Practice Fields

 

 
Sun, Oct 6th, 2019 8:29:00 pm - Sunday evening, Engine 252 was dispatched to Shippensburg University to establish a landing zone for Life Lion. (Clopper Photos) ...Continued
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Fire Prevention at Good Shepherd Daycare

 

 
Tue, Oct 1st, 2019 10:00:00 am - Fire Prevention activity today at the Good Shepherd Day Care (VHC photos) ...Continued
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Truck Fire Exit 29 NB On Ramp

 
Mon, Sep 30th, 2019 8:14:00 am - The Engine Company responded to Interstate 81 northbound on-ramp for a reported truck fire this morning. (PennDOT photo) ...Continued
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