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5/28/18 Drawing: $11,000

Effective April 2, 2018 the Six of Hearts Drawing will be held Monday evenings at 7:00PM.   Drawing will still be held at the Fire House (25 W. Main St)


 

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No Caption Accepting Offers... 1989 Pierce Lance E63 For Sale

Vice President David Stonesifer, April 18

Vigilant Hose is now accepting offers until May 31, 2018 for the sale of Engine 63. Sealed Offers can be mailed to Vigilant Hose Company - P.O. Box 171 Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727.

Engine 63 is still currently in service.

Engine 63 is a 1989 Pierce Lance (Engine description and accessories below).

- Cummins NTC 400 Engine
- Allison HT740 Transmission
- 1250 GPM Waterous CS Pump- Serial #- 15780W
- ... (Full Story & Photos)

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VHC Members Recognized at FCVFRA Awards Program

Assistant Secretary Tom Ward, April 16

Vigilant Hose Company members took part in the Frederick County Volunteer Fire Rescue Association awards program Monday evening in Walkersville. Several members brought home awards. We are very proud of these individuals and their contributions to the VHC, and all of our members each and every day. 2017 was an amazing year for the VHC with the successful merger with the VHC and Emmitsburg Volunteer ... (Full Story & Photos)

VHC Awardees L to R: Dave Zentz, Josh Brotherton, Elyssa Cool, Frank Davis, Jim Click, Austin Umbel
VHC Awardees L to R: Dave Zentz, Josh Brotherton, Elyssa Cool, Frank Davis, Jim Click, Austin Umbel

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No Caption VHC Celebrates “National Emergency Medical Services Week”

Vice President David Stonesifer, April 16

Emmitsburg, Md. On Wednesday evening, May 23, 2018, from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at the Vigilant Hose Company Activities Building at 17701 Creamery Road (formerly the Emmitsburg Volunteer Ambulance Company facility) a special event open to all interested will feature health and safety activities plus injury prevention information as well as live demonstrations conducted by the men and women of the community’s ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Frederick County Battalion Chief Kevin Fox Named Deputy Fire Chief/ Director of Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services.

Vice President David Stonesifer, April 06

Vigilant Hose Company(VHC) wants to send our congratulations to Frederick County Battalion Chief Kevin Fox as he was named Deputy Fire Chief/ Director of Frederick County's Division of Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Fox has served as acting director since December, when former director Clarence "Chip" Jewell retired.

Director Fox has served as a volunteer firefighter ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption VHC Member Study Garners National Attention

Assistant Secretary Tom Ward, March 18

During his senior year at Mount St. Mary's University VHC FF/EMT Chris McKenna began a research project looking into the growing number of psychological factors facing Firefighters across the region and country. McKenna was featured by NBC4 in Washington in 2017 on his study.

Recently NBC networks across the United States worked collaboratively to further look into this and the study may surprise ... (Full Story & Photos)

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