Citizens Fire Company #1 would like to thank Redner’s Warehouse Markets for the donation of 10 cases of water. This water is greatly appreciated and will be carried on the rigs to be used during calls. Thanks again! ... See moreSee less
This morning the Palmyra Volunteers were alerted to assist Station 58 with a reported dwelling fire. Tower 1 w/5 (LT Menear), Wagon 1 w/4 (LT Robb) and Deputy 1 (Duncan) made the response to the scene. Crews arrived on the scene and assisted with ladders, search, utility control, and locating a basement fire on the scene. Thanks to Annville Cleona Fire District for the picture. ... See moreSee less
This afternoon the Palmyra Volunteers along with mutual aid departments were sent out to the 1-04 box for a reported Dwelling fire from a lighting strike. The Wagon w/5 (Asst Gernert), Tower w/3 (Lt Menear), Lt-1 (Robb) and Deputy 1 (Duncan) went responding and were advised by county of fire and smoke from the roof of the structure. With that information Deputy 1 started the working fire assignment bringing in additional resources to the scene. Deputy 1 and Lt 1 arrived to find a single story home with smoke and fire showing from the Bravo side of the home. Lt Robb made entry and got the 2 dogs from the home while the Wagon and Tower arrived and made quick work of the fire. Mutual aid units assisted with various task before being released to respond to other incidents in the county. During all this the Utility w/2 (FF Braden) handled 2 other calls for service. ... See moreSee less
We would like to say congratulations to Samantha Spurlock or Sam as we call her as she is getting a bachelor of science degree in digital communications,and Summa Cum Laude honors. Sam is the daughter of Jim Spurlock who has been a member for many many years. ... See moreSee less
Justin has just completed this 15th Year with the department and is current serving his 2nd term as Asst Chief after working his way up through the ranks. If you see Justin today don't forget to wish him a Happy Birthday!! (On a side note, Justin is also the one that typically does this ,but we are giving him the day off for his birthday- :) ... See moreSee less
About 40 years ago one of our fire police threw a lit flare through the open window of a car that didn’t listen and drove through one of our scenes. I like to think that person learned there lesson. But also makes me wonder if we need to start doing this again.
I hope the driver was caught and received the apporpriate fine.