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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
44
 Feb
60
 Mar
44
 Apr
43
 May
46
 Jun
27
 Jul
37
 Aug
43
 Sep
31
 Oct
35
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
410

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

Upcoming Events
MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! FRIDAY BINGO $200 Regular Game Payouts December 19th doors open at 5pm games start at 7pm

BLACK FRIDAY BINGO $200 Regular Game Payouts November 28th doors open at 5pm games start at 7pm

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


A Busy Day Including 2 Fly Outs

 

 
Tue, Nov 11th, 2014 4:55:00 pm - Busy day for the Engine Company today. Engine 252 took in a serious motorcycle accident on Walnut Bottom road in the area of JLG resulting in one patient being flown. The brush truck handled a mulch fire on Hollar Ave in the borough shortly after. ...Continued
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SFD Participates in the Veteran's Day Parade

 
Sun, Nov 9th, 2014 2:00:00 pm - The Shippensburg Fire Department participated in the Veteran's Day Parade on Sunday Afternoon. ...Continued
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MVA East King Street at Walters Avenue

 

 
Sat, Nov 8th, 2014 2:29:00 pm - Dispatched for an auto accident on East King Street on Saturday afternoon. Engine 252 crew assisted with patient care and debris removal. ...Continued
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SFD Reminds Residents about Carbon Monoxide Alarm Recommendations

 
Mon, Nov 3rd, 2014 8:30:00 pm - Are carbon monoxide (CO) alarms installed and maintained in your home? If not, then you and everyone in your household could be at risk of CO poisoning. Carbon monoxide alarms inside your home provide an early warning of the presence of deadly carbon monoxide gas. ...Continued
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Barn Fire in Franklin County

 

 
Mon, Nov 3rd, 2014 2:54:00 am - Early this morning the Tanker made a mutual aid run to Gibbs Road in Peters Township to assist on a barn fire. The tanker hauled 3 loads (9000 gallons) and the crew got to fight some fire ...Continued
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Mod D Live Burn

 

 
Sun, Nov 2nd, 2014 12:00:00 pm - The Vigilant Hose Company welcomes our latest Interior Firefighters, Dave Taufalele, Keith Russell and Alex Miscannon. All three completed their Mod D classes today with a live burn at the Franklin County Public Safety Center in Chambersburg. Engine 152 was there supplying the attack lines ...Continued
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Fall Gun Drawing Winners

 
Mon, Oct 27th, 2014 6:00:00 am - Thanks to all who came out to support the Vigilant Hose Company yesterday. ...Continued
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Brush Fire on Means Hollow Road

 

 
Sun, Oct 26th, 2014 2:07:00 pm - Sunday's brush fire on Means Hollow Road pulled crews from the Gun Drawing to fight. Along with Brush 15 extinguishment and mop up went quick. ...Continued
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Congressman Lou Barletta visits The VHC

 
Fri, Oct 10th, 2014 2:00:00 pm - On Wednesday Octrober 10th US Congressman Lou Barletta visited the Vigilant Hose Company while in Shippensburg. Congressman Barletta represents Pennsylvanias 11th Congressional; District. ...Continued
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Dumpster Fire

 

 
Fri, Oct 10th, 2014 5:45:00 am - Early Saturday morning the engine crew handled a dumpster fire at College Park. ...Continued
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