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

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GUNS/CASH DRAWING with the Vigilant Hose and Newburg Hopewell FD, Saturday May 25, 2019 at the Shippensburg Twp Park on Britton Rd. Tickets Available NOW!

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

Running Calls and Station Tours


Tue, May 7th, 2019 1:00:00 pm - Station 52 has handled 4 calls so far today, 2 medical emergencies, an AFA and a Dumpster Fire at an off campus housing unit. Members also completed the annual walk through and fire drill for Elmcroft as well as a station tour for a local ...Continued
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Career Day at Luhrs Elementary School


Mon, May 6th, 2019 10:00:00 am - Today 3 of our officers travelled to the Grace B. Luhrs Elementary School for Career Day. Thank you to the students and teachers for hosting us today! ...Continued
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Ship HS Pre-Prom Mock Crash


Fri, May 3rd, 2019 2:00:00 pm - Just a drill: SFD, Ship EMS and borough police working a mock crash at SASHS right now. The drill was organized by the high school’s First Responder Club to show students the consequences of drinking and driving. Thanks to the Franklin County Coroner's Office for ...Continued
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Truck Hauling Swimming Pools on Fire on the Interstate


Tue, Apr 23rd, 2019 5:30:00 pm - Engine and Tanker from Co. 52 along with surrounding companies were alerted to Interstate 81 North for a Tractor Trailer Fire. Crews arrived to find a trailer hauling pool shells heavily involved. Crews were on scene for almost 3 hours. Special thank you to John’s ...Continued
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MVA Newville Road near Ott Road


Mon, Apr 22nd, 2019 5:00:00 pm - Engine Co. 52 was alerted to the area of Newville Rd and Ott Rd in Southampton Township for an auto accident with entrapment. Chief 52 and Engine 152 responded (after clearing from a Pedestrian Accident at Walnut Bottom Rd and Conestoga Dr) found 2 vehicle ...Continued
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Structure Burn Class


Sat, Apr 20th, 2019 2:00:00 pm - Some of our members participated in the Annual SFD Burn. Thank you to the instructors who took the time out of their day to put this burn together! ...Continued
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Water Rescue on South Fayette Street


Fri, Apr 19th, 2019 8:00:00 pm - Engine 252 assisted on a water rescue on South Fayette Street Friday evening. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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2 Vehicle Accident - 1000 blk of Ridge Road


Tue, Apr 16th, 2019 6:30:00 pm - E252 was dispatched and responded to the 1000 Block of Ridge Road for an auto accident. (Clopper and VHC Photos) ...Continued
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Training Night


Thu, Apr 11th, 2019 6:30:00 pm - Twice a month Company 52 conducts in house training. Yesterday evening, members conducted drafting operations at The Nolt Farm. ...Continued
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Dinner at CV Hose

Sun, Apr 7th, 2019 6:00:00 pm - Thank you to the Cumberland Valley Hose Company #2 for hosting our members at dinner this evening! ...Continued
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