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

Tree Down on Sandbank Road

Sat, Aug 19th, 2017 8:34:00 pm - Following Saturday evening's storm Brush 52 was dispatched to Sandbank Road for a tree down. After going available a second tree down dispatch came in for Fort Street. B52 was placed available enroute. ...Continued
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Alarm at Ship Health Care Center


Wed, Aug 16th, 2017 12:00:00 pm - SFD united responded to Shippensburg Health Care Center for a commercial fire alarm. Alarm was triggered by a power surge. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Barn Fire in Metal Twp


Tue, Aug 15th, 2017 7:19:00 am - Engine Company 52 was dispatched to transfer to Franklin County Company 11, Pleasant Hall, while they assisted Franklin County Company 21,Metal Township, on the scene of a working barn fire. Engine 252 responded on the transfer and while approaching Company 11 they were directed to ...Continued
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SFD Junior Member Recruitment Photos

Sun, Aug 13th, 2017 1:00:00 pm - The SFD Junior Members met at the SHS sign for a photo op. The photo will be used for member recruitment at the Middle and High Schools. ...Continued
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MVA into a Buiding with Fly Out


Wed, Aug 9th, 2017 2:11:00 pm - Dispatched Wednesday afternoon for an auto accident, vehicle into a building at the Sunoco on Walnut Bottom Road, with fly out from JLG. (Clopper Photos) ...Continued
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Kitchen Fire on Tiffany Drive


Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 9:53:00 pm - Late Monday evening. after company meeting, an alarm came in for a kitchen fire on Tiffany Drive, Southampton/Franklin. Engine 152 and Tanker 52 responded. This was the new Pumper's first run. ...Continued
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Pink Heals Fire Trucks Visit the VHC


Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 8:30:00 pm - The Crew of the Pink Heals Fire Trucks are visiting the Vigilant Hose Company while in the area. The volunteers will be here through Wednesday. Stop by Tuesday evening between 4pm and 6pm to see the trucks, talk to the firefighters and buy a T-shirt ...Continued
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Engine 152 is Placed In Service


Sat, Jul 15th, 2017 11:46:00 am - At 11:46 am Engine 152 was placed in service. Engine 152 is a 2017 Pierce Enforcer. 2000 GPM pump and 750 gallon tank. ...Continued
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Truck Fire on the Interstate


Wed, Jul 12th, 2017 5:31:00 am - Engine 252 responded to a truck fire on Interstate 81 northbound near the Baltimore Road overpass Wednesday morning. ...Continued
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Controlled Burn at LANE Enterprise


Tue, Jul 11th, 2017 8:25:00 pm - As a storm was rolling over the area, County dispatched units to Lane Enterprise on Strohm Road for a possible building fire. Units on scene found an out of control controlled burn. ...Continued
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