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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
64
 Feb
40
 Mar
 Apr
 May
 Jun
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
104

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


Spring Gun Drawing Winning Numbers

 
Sun, Mar 10th, 2019 8:19:00 pm - Here are the winning numbers from our 3/10/2019 Spring Gun Drawing. All winners, not present, will be notified. All cash winners, not present, will paid by mail. All numbers are subject to verification. ...Continued
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New Chief 52 Vehicle

 
Sun, Mar 3rd, 2019 10:00:00 am - Several weeks ago the Vigilant Hose Company placed in service a new Chief's vehicle. The 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe SSV was purchased through the Co-Star program and lights, radios and equipment were installed by TRM Emergency Vehicle, LLC in Boyertown, Pa. The unit will be known ...Continued
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Duty Night Training

 

 
Sat, Mar 2nd, 2019 6:00:00 pm - During CPT Bryan Coy’s duty night, the Junior Members conducted hose line evolutions; as well as, search and rescue scenarios! Great job boys! (VHC Photos) ...Continued
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Junior Member Training

 

 
Tue, Feb 26th, 2019 6:30:00 pm - Tuesday Night Junior Member training took place at Station 52 tonight, this was a combined training between Co. 52 and 53 juniors. Training was led by Lt. J. Birgfeld and Lt. S. Nehf covering three important topics for these younger members. Members learned the uses ...Continued
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Mobile Home Fire on Cabin Lane

 

 
Thu, Feb 21st, 2019 4:35:00 am - At 0435 hrs E252 E152 and T52 were dispatched and responded to Cabin Lane for a mobile home fire ...Continued
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Transfer to Chambersburg Headquarters Station

 
Mon, Feb 18th, 2019 8:42:00 am - Engine 252 handled a Transfer to Co. 1 Headquarters station while units operated on a house fire in Fayetteville this morning. (VHC Photo) ...Continued
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February 17, 1969, Varsity Shoppe Fire

 

 
Sun, Feb 17th, 2019 9:00:00 am - Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Varsity Shoppe Fire the burned nearly half a block of East King Street. 200 fireman from all three Shippensburg companies, the Walnut Bottom annex of the VHC, Newburg, Newville, Pleasant Hall, Letterkenny and all five Chambersburg companies battled ...Continued
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Transfer to St Thomas F&R

 

 
Mon, Feb 11th, 2019 12:52:00 pm - Engine 252 transferred to Franklin County Company 18, St Thomas, while they operated on a garage fire on Lincoln Way West near Fort Loudon. (Clopper photos) ...Continued
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Transfer to Greencastle

 
Sat, Feb 2nd, 2019 12:45:00 pm - Engine 252 handled a transfer to Co. 3’s quarters in Greencastle while their units operated on a house fire this afternoon. ...Continued
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Spring Gun Drawing

 
Thu, Jan 31st, 2019 9:23:00 pm - Drawing March 10, 2019 $30 ticket includes 1 guest See a Member for Tickets Stop by Bingo on Friday or Monday evening or Call 717-532-3322 ...Continued
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