Vigilant Hose Company #1
20 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, Pa. 17257

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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

Building Fire at Triple Nickel Auto Salvage


Fri, Aug 12th, 2016 2:37:00 pm - Friday, August 12, 2016. Engine 152 and Tanker 52 assisted at the building fire at Triple Nicle Auto Salvage on Lincln Way West in Chambersburg. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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SFD Mass Casualty Drill


Thu, Aug 11th, 2016 9:00:00 am - Photos from the SFD/SAEMS Mass Casualty Drill held Thursday. Photos courtesy of the SFD and Southampton Twp Franklin County ...Continued
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Controlled Burn on Molly Pitcher Highway


Tue, Aug 2nd, 2016 9:30:00 pm - Tuesday was a busy day for the Vigilants. An early morning medical, 3 AFA's, a reported garage fire, a reported couch fire and a reported barn fire that turned out to be a controlled burn. With an active burn ban the Tanker helped Engine 15 ...Continued
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Appliance Fire on Mainsville Road


Mon, Aug 1st, 2016 9:58:00 am - Units responded Monday morning to a reported appliance fire on Mainsville Road. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Shippensburg Twp Burn Ban
Wed, Jul 27th, 2016 10:12:00 am - Shippensburg Township has placed a ban on all open burning due to the extreme weather and lack of rain.   ...Continued
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Southampton Twp Cumberland County Burn Ban
Tue, Jul 26th, 2016 10:53:00 am - Burn Ban in Effect                                                             Due to a lack of rain and extremely dry conditions, any and all fires within the borders of Southampton Township, Cumberland County, are prohibited, effective immediately, until further notice. ...Continued
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Shippensburg Fair 2016


Mon, Jul 25th, 2016 7:00:00 pm - The Vigilant Hose Company congratulates Heidi Coy and Kylie Connelly for their awesome participation in the Shippensburg Fair Queen and Shippensburg Little Miss contests on Monday night. And an extra shout out to Kylie for being crowned Little Miss Shippensburg Fair 2016. Thank you ladies ...Continued
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Junior Academy Graduation


Sat, Jul 23rd, 2016 12:00:00 pm - Saturday was graduation day for the Junior Cadets at the Junior Firefighters Academy held at the Franklin County Public Safety Training Center in Chamersburg. And the VHC brought the Pumper to show support. Congratulations to Kyle, Bailey and Jared for their accomplishments this week. ...Continued
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Park and Rec Summer Camp


Fri, Jul 22nd, 2016 10:15:00 am - On Friday, the Vigilants helped out at Summer Camp for kids from Shippensburg and Southampton Cumberland Parks and Rec's. Teaching fire safety and having fun. ...Continued
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Non Emergency Truck Rollover on Baltimore Road


Tue, Jul 19th, 2016 4:10:00 pm - Fire Police and Engine 252 assisted PSP at a non emergency truck rollover at the intersection of Baltimore Road and White House Road. Shippensburg and South Newton Fire Police remained on the scene while the truck was uprighted. ...Continued
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