Volunteers are hard to come by these days. It is difficult with families, school, extra curricular activities, work, etc... to give up even more time to volunteer in any organization. Here at Kennett Fire Company, we appreciate the time that our members can give to help protect our communities. Jack Melton and Fernando Tapia have accomplished the first great milestone in their firefighting career. ... (Full Story & Photos)
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Today Members thought it would be a good idea to make the stations hydrant a little more eye appealing, we didn't want it to be just a traditional red hydrant, so we went outside the box and went with the famous Despicable Me movie favorite Minion! Stop on down to the station to check it out!
Special thanks to Batt. Chief/EMT Plumey, FF/EMT Franks, and FF Melton for taking time out of there day ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 13:48 hours Longwood Fire Company was dispatched for a garage fire attached to a house. A Longwood fire company officer reported they saw the large header from far out. When Chief 25 went enroute, he stated there were no hydrants in the area, and to start the Tanker Task Force, this added Tanker 24,39,52, and Delco 59. MICU 25 was first onscene and had fire showing and requested a second alarm. ... (Full Story & Photos)
At 12:04PM Kennett Fire Company was dispatched to 138 Old Kennett Rd for a small brush fire reported to be a 20' x 20' area that was 80' from the residence. Brush 24 and Tanker 24 along with the Chief and Ambulance 24-2 made the response to find a small brush fire that was mostly extinguished by the homeowner. The crew from Brush 24 deployed shovels and the booster reel to extinguish the remaining ... (Full Story & Photos)