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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
42
 Feb
48
 Mar
40
 Apr
44
 May
49
 Jun
38
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
261

Calls By Year
2016
570
2015
524
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663
2009
582

Upcoming Events
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


Kitchen Fire on Tiffany Drive

 

 
Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 9:53:00 pm - Late Monday evening. after company meeting, an alarm came in for a kitchen fire on Tiffany Drive, Southampton/Franklin. Engine 152 and Tanker 52 responded. This was the new Pumper's first run. ...Continued
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Pink Heals Fire Trucks Visit the VHC

 

 
Mon, Jul 17th, 2017 8:30:00 pm - The Crew of the Pink Heals Fire Trucks are visiting the Vigilant Hose Company while in the area. The volunteers will be here through Wednesday. Stop by Tuesday evening between 4pm and 6pm to see the trucks, talk to the firefighters and buy a T-shirt ...Continued
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Engine 152 is Placed In Service

 

 
Sat, Jul 15th, 2017 11:46:00 am - At 11:46 am Engine 152 was placed in service. Engine 152 is a 2017 Pierce Enforcer. 2000 GPM pump and 750 gallon tank. ...Continued
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Truck Fire on the Interstate

 

 
Wed, Jul 12th, 2017 5:31:00 am - Engine 252 responded to a truck fire on Interstate 81 northbound near the Baltimore Road overpass Wednesday morning. ...Continued
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Controlled Burn at LANE Enterprise

 

 
Tue, Jul 11th, 2017 8:25:00 pm - As a storm was rolling over the area, County dispatched units to Lane Enterprise on Strohm Road for a possible building fire. Units on scene found an out of control controlled burn. ...Continued
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Station Tour

 

 
Tue, Jul 11th, 2017 10:00:00 am - Earlier today the Shippensburg Summer Lunch program toured the station. Members also gave them demonstrations as well as hands on fun. ...Continued
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Shed Fire on Shuman Road

 

 
Sat, Jul 8th, 2017 2:51:00 pm - Engine 252 and Tanker 52 responded to a working shed fire on Shuman Road in Hopewell Township Saturday afternoon. (Clopper Photos) ...Continued
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West King Street - Smoke in the Building

 

 
Sat, Jul 8th, 2017 11:38:00 am - The SFD responded to the first block of West King Street for smoke in the building (burnt food). ...Continued
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Accident on I-81 with a Fly Out

 

 
Fri, Jul 7th, 2017 5:37:00 pm - Friday evening the VHC responded onto I-81 northbound for an auto accident. After being placed available Engine 252 was dispatched to Beistle Plaza to set up a landing zone for LifeNet 81. ...Continued
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New Engine Pump Training

 

 
Thu, Jul 6th, 2017 6:30:00 pm - Thursday night and Saturday morning training was held on pump operations of the new Pierce engine. ...Continued
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