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

Monthly Calls
 Jan
50
 Feb
43
 Mar
44
 Apr
 May
 Jun
 Jul
 Aug
 Sep
 Oct
 Nov
 Dec
 Total
137

Calls By Year
2019
573
2018
528
2017
536
2016
570
2015
524
2014
493
2013
482
2012
441
2011
515
2010
663

Upcoming Events
GUNS/CASH DRAWING with the Vigilant Hose and Newburg Hopewell FD, Saturday May 23, 2020 at the Shippensburg Twp Park on Britton Rd. $10 Tickets Available NOW!

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


No BINGO through the end of April

 
Sat, Apr 4th, 2020 10:00:00 am - FYI - BINGO UPDATE Vigilant Hose Friday Night BINGO as well As Monday Night Vigilant Hose/Shippensburg EMS BINGO is cancelled through the end of April.We will continue to monitor the situation and keep you informed. Thank You all for your support and patience through this. ...Continued
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Storage Shed Fire, Guilford Twp, FC

 

 
Fri, Apr 3rd, 2020 5:19:00 pm - Tanker 52 responded to Guilford Township, Franklin County on Swamp Fox Road for a large storage building fire. The Tanker hauled 6 loads of water (18,000 gallons). VHC and Clopper photos ...Continued
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Shed Fire on Airport Road

 

 
Fri, Apr 3rd, 2020 3:36:00 pm - This afternoon, Company 52 along with Truck 53 and Company 54 were dispatched to Box Alarm 252-01 for a shed fire. First arriving units found an approximately 12ftx12ft shed with fire coming from the front side. Units made quick work of the fire and returned ...Continued
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Ship Emergency Task Force Message

 
Tue, Mar 31st, 2020 9:53:00 am - SHIPPENSBURG AREA EMERGENCY TASK FORCE     NEWS RELEASE March 30, 2020   For more information, email shipfiredept@gmail.com   Shippensburg residents can get local public safety alerts by text, email   SHIPPENSBURG — One of the ways the Shippensburg Area Emergency Task Force will issue ...Continued
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March 29, 2020 Gun Drawing Winners

 
Sun, Mar 29th, 2020 8:29:00 pm - Winners from the Gun Drawing this evening.Thank you, everyone, for your support! ...Continued
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Spring Gun Drawing will be a Virtual Drawing Only... No Attendees

 
Sun, Mar 29th, 2020 8:58:00 am - REMINDER FOR TODAY'S SCHEDULED GUN DRAWING...Due to the Corona situation, we will only be having a VIRTUAL DRAWING with NO ATTENDEES. The virtual drawing will be conducted at the fire station and broadcast live via our Facebook page. The drawing will start at 5 pm. ...Continued
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Annual Awards Banquet

 

 
Sat, Mar 7th, 2020 5:00:00 pm - Saturday evening the Vigilant Hose Company celebrated 2019 with a Banquet and Awards.photos by RC Photo 1. Tops in Response: Tanner Angle, Bryan Coy, Travis Mooney, Dylan Woosnam, Garrett Tando, Adam Nehf, Owen Shapiro, Danny Byers, Greg Coy 2. Firefighter of the year: Tanner Angle with AC ...Continued
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Outside Investigation on South Earl Street

 

 
Sun, Mar 1st, 2020 2:00:00 pm - At 1143 Engine 152 was dispatched and responded to 45 South Earl Street for an outside investigation. (VHC Photos) ...Continued
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Saturday Morning Training

 

 
Sat, Feb 29th, 2020 10:00:00 am - This morning members of Company 52 conducted supply pumper operations using the oasis valve during driver's training. Members drove both engines to Dugan's Funeral Home and supplied each other off of a nearby hydrant. ...Continued
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Land Rescue Follow-up

 

 
Tue, Feb 25th, 2020 5:00:00 pm - On February 2nd Company 52 was dispatched to 76 Goodhart Road for a farm accident. Units arrived on scene to find an 8 year old girl who had multiple traumatic injuries. Today members from Company 52 and 53 visited that same girl whose name is ...Continued
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