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1st Annual Beer & Bullets Sportsman's Bingo sponsored by VHC Auxiliary

Member Tim Clarke, November 01

The Vigilant Hose Company Auxiliary will be sponsoring a Sportsman's Bingo fundraiser that will feature gun an money prizes for selected games. This is a first of its kind event being put on by the Auxiliary. They expect a larger than expected male crowd for this fundraiser and hope to attract all types of sportsman and sportswoman while still having an attractive prizes for the career bingo player.

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Vigilant Hose Company Sandwich Sale

Member Tim Clarke, September 25

The Vigilant Hose Company will be having a sandwich sale at the Fire Hall on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 10 am to 6 pm. We are selling our famous Ham and Crab Cake Sandwich's. Additionally we will offer fish sandwiches, fries and Crab Soup.

Delivery(Limited area, ask when ordering) and carry out are available. We appreciate everyone's support of our department's fundraising activities. Looking ... (Full Story)

60th Annual Fire Prevention Open House

Member Tim Clarke, September 13

Please come join us for an evening of community fellowship and learn about fire safety and emergency preparedness. Please read attached press release for specific details. Hope to see everyone there.

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Great Weather Helps make Spring Fling a Success

Member Tim Clarke, May 19

The 2014 Spring Fling by all accounts was a very successful event for the Vigilant Hose Company. Cool and breezy weather in the morning gave way to increasing sunshine and warmer temperatures in the afternoon to help all in attendance enjoy a great day of food, fun, and fellowship.

Every year we hear stories about how nice it was to reconnect with past acquaintances and friends throughout the ... (Full Story & Photos)

VHC Members head to Wisconsin to pick up new Brush 65

Member Tim Clarke, May 06

On Monday, May 5, 2014, members of the Vigilant Hose Company Brush Truck Committee including Vice-President Bob Rosensteel Jr. and Chief Frank Davis flew to Wisconsin to conduct a final inspection and receive delivery of our new Brush 65. This unit was purchased through Atlantic Emergency Solutions and was built by EJ Metals Inc., located in New London, Wisconsin.

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