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
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
237

Calls By Year
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


2014 SESB Safety Day

 

 
Sat, Jul 12th, 2014 12:00:00 pm - Jr. Firefighter Jarod Shapiro showing the kids how it's done. Thanks to all those who visited, those who participated and those who helped ...Continued
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Summer Storms

 

 
Wed, Jul 9th, 2014 6:26:00 am - Storms in and around town keep the Vigilants busy Tuesday evening with a handful of calls, mostly trees and branches. Wednesday morning had the Fire Police headed to Greene Township in relief to wait on utility crews to clean up downed wires. ...Continued
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Barn Fire in Greene Township

 

 
Sat, Jul 5th, 2014 11:03:00 am - Tanker 52 was dispatched first alarm on a reported barn fire on Funk Road in Greene Township. Working fire dispatch brought Engines 252 and 152. Tanker 52 kept busy hauling water while the engine crews assisted on the bravo side of the structure. ...Continued
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Child's Dream 2014 Video
Tue, Jul 1st, 2014 3:57:00 pm - ...Continued
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Auto Accident into a Building on East King

 

 
Fri, Jun 27th, 2014 10:37:00 pm - Engine 252 and Squad 54 reponded to an auto accident Friday evening. Originally dispatched at East King and Queen Streets, the actual location was East King Street west of Penn Street. Vehiclwe on the sidewalk into the front of several businesses. VHC assisted with patient ...Continued
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Child's Dream 2014

 

 
Fri, Jun 27th, 2014 12:00:00 pm - Child's Dream this year was held in conjuction with the area youth camps at the Shippensburg Memorial Park and Cleversburg Community Center. Engine 52 covered Engine Company Operations and hose lines. ...Continued
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Mobile Home Fire in Ritner Gardens

 

 
Wed, Jun 25th, 2014 11:58:00 am - Box 252-101. Units from 52, 53, 54, 51 and 49 responded to a mobile home fire mid-day Wednesday in Ritner Gardens, Southampton Township, Cumberland County. ...Continued
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3rd Annual Safety Day at the SESB on July 12th

 
Tue, Jun 24th, 2014 8:47:00 pm - Come join us on Saturday July 12th from 10AM - 2PM at the Shippensburg Emergency Services Building for our 3rd Annual Safety Day. Something for the Whole Family. Sponsered by Shippensburg Area EMS and the Vigilant Hose Company ...Continued
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Reported Mobile Home Fire on Short Lane

 
Mon, Jun 23rd, 2014 8:43:00 pm - Box Alarm Monday evening sent units from Shippensburg along with Newburg and Walnut Bottom to Short Lane for a reported mobile home fire. Smoke from the dryer vent. Fire was contained to the appliance. ...Continued
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SFD Tours JLG Industries Faciliities

 
Sat, Jun 21st, 2014 9:30:00 am - JLG provided a tour and briefing of their facility and operation, Saturday June 21, 2014. Over 30 members from SFD, Ship EMS, and Walnut Bottom Fire Company attended ...Continued
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