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Spring Newsletter

Jul 18, 2007 No Comments


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Firefighter Ed Pink Iraq Assignment

Jul 17, 2007 No Comments

FF Ed Pink has been notified he will now leave on July 30th heading to Houston, TX for orientation (3-4 days) after which time he will be deployed to Iraq (most likely Baghdad) and assume his responsibilities as a firefighter for a private firm. His assignment is 1-year in duration. STAY SAFE ED AND KEEP […]

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Installation Ceremony Spring 2007

Jun 13, 2007 No Comments

4 Career Firefighters and a Lieutenant were sworn-in at our Installation Ceremony. Congratulations to Lt. John Coppeta, FF Scott Castle, FF Scott Cates, FF Jeff Gates, FF Kevin Rauber

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Groundbreaking for Training Tower

Apr 28, 2007 No Comments

A groundbreaking ceremony was held for a multi-story fire simulator training tower with Commissioners, Chief Mesh, Lt. MacKenzie, Supv. Auberger, Assemblyman Reilich & Kirk Morrs (from Senator Robach’s office).

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Mock DWI Crash at Athena High School

Apr 27, 2007 No Comments

Did you know that alcohol is the number one drug of choice among teens in America? In fact, alcohol kills more young people than all illicit drugs combined! In 2005, there were 6,100 youths (ages 15-20) that were killed in traffic crashes. Of those, 2,035 (33%) died in crashes involving alcohol – an average of […]

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Congressional Fire Services Institute

Apr 13, 2007 No Comments

Commissioners Ken Preston and Al Camp recently attended the 19th Annual Congressional Fire Services Institute (CFSI) in Washington, D.C. Fire service leaders from around the country joined together on Capitol Hill and interacted directly with members of Congress addressing the challenges and requirements that face today’s first responders, especially post 9/11. The history of the […]

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