Vigilant Hose Company #1
20 Walnut Bottom Road
Shippensburg, Pa. 17257
717-532-2345

Monthly Calls
 Jan
44
 Feb
45
 Mar
40
 Apr
48
 May
49
 Jun
38
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
264

Calls By Year
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
VHC Fall Gun Drawing at the SFAC October 25, 2015. $30 tickets. Tickets Available Soon.

VHC BINGO Every Friday starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm

SESB BINGO Every Monday Starting at 7:00 pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Benefits the Shippensburg Emergency Services Building


House Fire on Ritner Highway

 

 
Sun, Jul 19th, 2015 1:05:00 pm - Sunday afternoon dispatch to the 1200 block of Ritner Highway for a house fire. Units on scene with a working fire. Great job by all in the extreme heat. Thanks to Newburg - Hopewell Fire Company for the stand-by. ...Continued
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Landing Zone at SU

 
Sun, Jul 19th, 2015 3:14:00 am - Engine 252 was called to set up a landing zone for Life Lion at 3:14 AM. The LZ was set up at the SU football practice fields. ...Continued
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Barn Fire in Hamilton Township Box 44-05

 

 
Thu, Jul 16th, 2015 9:54:00 am - Tanker 52 responded mutual aid to Boyer Mill Road in Hamilton Township for a barn fire Thursday morning.  Engine 1-52 transfered to Franklin County 13. ...Continued
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Area Parks Fire Safety Program

 

 
Fri, Jul 10th, 2015 2:00:00 pm - The Area Parks Fire Safety Program was held at WEFR Friday July 10th. The Vigilants demonstrated hose lines and the kids got some hand-on time. ...Continued
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Inside Investigation at Food Mart at Exit 24

 

 
Mon, Jun 29th, 2015 6:45:00 pm - Dispatched for odor of smoke inside Ish'a Food Mart on Old Scotland road at Exit 24. A freon leak was found in a freezer. ...Continued
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Throwback Thursday 6/27/1972 Hurricane Agnes

 

 
Thu, Jun 25th, 2015 6:00:00 pm - News Chronicle pictures of Shippensburg's damage from Hurricane Agnus. June 1972. ...Continued
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Station Tour by Camp Oasis

 

 
Thu, Jun 25th, 2015 2:00:00 pm - Camp Oasis from the Oasis of Love Church in Shippensburg were ginen a tour of the Station. ...Continued
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Landing Zone at Schreiber Foods

 

 
Mon, Jun 22nd, 2015 2:11:00 pm - The Traffic Unit assisted CV Hose 53 and EMS 73 at a landing zone for Life Lion for an injured person. ...Continued
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Garage Fire on Red Shed Road

 

 
Sat, Jun 20th, 2015 9:24:00 pm - A Saturday evening dispatch sent both engines and the tanker to North Newton Township on Red Shed Road for a reported garage fire. Engine 252 assumed water supply at the dump site with three porta ponds. Tanker 52 spent the evening hauling water water from ...Continued
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Oven Fire on West Burd Street

 

 
Thu, Jun 18th, 2015 9:46:00 pm - Shippensburg Fire Department responded to an oven fire on West Burd Street Thursday night. PD on scene with fire out and a light smoke condition. ...Continued
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