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
27
 Jul
37
 Aug
43
 Sep
31
 Oct
35
 Nov
54
 Dec
29
 Total
493

Calls By Year
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
VHC Spring Gun Drawing at the SFAC March 29, 2015. Tickets Available Soon

SPORTSMAN DRAWING with the VHC, Saturday May 23, 2015 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


Adopt a Hydrant this Winter

 
Tue, Jan 27th, 2015 9:31:00 pm - With the recent snow events the members of the Shippensburg Fire Department is asking area residence and businesses to adopt a fire hydrant in your neighborhood. We are asking that you clear snow away approximately 3 feel in all directions. With area residence and business ...Continued
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Two Vehicle Crash on I-81 Southbound

 

 
Tue, Jan 20th, 2015 5:46:00 pm - Units responded to an auto accident on I-81 southbound at Exit 29.  ...Continued
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Building Fire at Upper Strasburg Garage

 

 
Tue, Jan 20th, 2015 11:04:00 am - Engine 252 and the Tanker operated at the working building fire at the Upper Strasburg Garage Tuesday.The Engine crew assisted at the scene while Engine 2 set up water supply and the Tanker shuttled water. ...Continued
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Mulch Pile Fire in Greene Twp

 

 
Mon, Jan 12th, 2015 2:09:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded to the Greene Township facilities on Mickeys Inn Road on Monday afternoon to assist Station 4 with a mulch pile fire ...Continued
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Landing Zone on High Road and Airport Road

 

 
Thu, Jan 8th, 2015 8:10:00 pm - During Company training the Brush was dispatched for medical assist. This assignment turned into Engine 2 responding to assist setting up a landing zone is a field along High Road for Life Lion. ...Continued
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SFD and Company Training

 

 
Thu, Jan 8th, 2015 6:30:00 pm - This evening's training started with WEFR giving a tour of the new Engine 15-1 and explaining the uses of their new hydrant assist valve (TFT Oasis Valve). Followed by a Company review of riding assignments. ...Continued
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Garage Fire in Leesburg

 

 
Sat, Jan 3rd, 2015 10:43:00 pm - Saturday evening the duty crew was dispatched to Strohm Road in Leesburg for a garage fire. Units operated at the scene from Companies, 49, 50, 52, 53, 54 and EMS 73. ...Continued
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Mobile Home Fire on Rustic Drive

 

 
Fri, Jan 2nd, 2015 1:27:00 am - Early Friday morning The Vigilants, along with CV Hose, WEFR, South Newton Twp FC and Ship EMS, were dispatched to a mobile home fire on Rustic Drive in Southamptron Township, Cumberland County. While enroute dispatch advised there was possible entrapment. The crews made a quick ...Continued
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Truck on it's Side in the Median

 

 
Fri, Dec 19th, 2014 9:41:00 am - The Vigilants responded Friday morning to a truck on it's side in the median on Interstate 81 northbound just north of Exit 29. Fire Police assisted until the scene was cleared. ...Continued
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Building Fire in Upper Mifflin Twp

 

 
Sun, Nov 23rd, 2014 1:02:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded to a shed fire on Mountain Road, Upper Mifflin Township Sunday Afternoon. Engine 152 transferred to Newburg's Station for stand by. And ran a medical assist while there. ...Continued
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