Tue. Nov 21st 2017
It is with deep regret, we announce the passing of Life Member Charles S. Thropp. Charlie, or "Pap" as he was affectionately known as at the fire house, passed away unexpectedly Sunday evening. A past President, and Assistant Chief, Charlie dedicated over 55 years of service to the Departm...
Mon. Oct 16th 2017
The annual Halloween Parade this year will be on Saturday, October 28th. Registration will be at the Hutchinson Elementary school starting at 11:00 AM. The parade will start at 12:00, following the normal route through the Borough.Prizes will be awarded for best costumes at the fire house following ...
Mon. Sep 4th 2017
Tickets for the 2017 "Fall Gun Bash" are now available and on sale. The Gun Bash will be held at the Fire Station on Sunday, November 5th. Tickets are still just $20.00, and can be bought from any fire fighter.Click here for ticket details
Mon. Mar 20th 2017
Members from the SWGFD, South Greensburg, and several Hempfield Twp companies took place in a training with the County Animal Response Team. Instruction was given on animal first aid techniques and animal cpr. Every department in attendance also received 2 animal resuscitation kits.
Sat. Mar 11th 2017
Properly working smoke detectors saves lives !!!!
Wed. Sep 13th 2017
At 10:04 PM Station 24 was dispatched to the 200 block of Foster Street in the Borough for a smell of smoke in a house. Upon arrival, Chief Wright found smoke coming from a duplex across the street and down the alley from the reported address. Flames could be seen through the first floor...
Mon. Sep 4th 2017
The Rescue Pumper and Truck responded to the 500 Block of Oakland Ave for a fence on fire. Neighbors were using garden hoses on the fire upon arrival. The Rescue Pumper stretched a line to finish extinguishment. The Fire was a result of dumping ashes and coals from a fire pit into a cardboard b...
Mon. Jul 24th 2017
At 7:21 this evening, while the members of the department were out on company training, the 1st alarm was activated for a possible electrical fire at a duplex on the 400 block of Oakland Ave in the Borough. Chief Wright arrived and reported smoke coming from the back of the house. T...
Thu. Mar 9th 2017
Truck 24 assisted the City today at the intersection of Highland Ave and Wood St. The Truck arrived first due and was assigned as the suppression Engine by command. The truck crew stretched a line and assisted with suppression. Crews where on scene for one and a half hours
Fri. Aug 26th 2016
At 3:53 Thursday afternoon, the alarm was activated for a reported house fire on the 500 block of Alexander Street. Borough Police Sgt Brant quickly arrived on scene and reported smoke showing from the windows of a house in the alley off of Foster St. Truck 24 arrived just after the poli...