Southern Maryland Firemen's Association
Southern Maryland Firemen's Association
Southern Maryland Firemen's Association
Southern Maryland Firemen's Association
Southern Maryland Firemen's Association

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Sportsman's Calendar - 2019 Gun & Money Raffle

2019 Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad Golf Tournament!

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In the late evening hours of April 28th, the Hughesville Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Inc. lost member Kyle Compton (23) in a motor vehicle collision on Turkey Hill Road in White Plains. Kyle was a member of the Department for approximately five years. He was a certified Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician, and has been recognized with several awards. He assisted the Department ... (Full Story & Photos)

Sunderland Trailer Fire

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, May 02

This evening at 1933 hours, shortly after several thunderstorms passed through the area, Engine 51, Tanker 5, Ambulance 59, the Fire Chief & Deputy Chief were alerted for the barn fire at Penny Lane & Persimmon Hills Court (614 box).

First arriving units found a trailer fully-involved, already on the ground with several exposure issues. Engine 51 used long hooks to pull the pile apart. Tanker 5 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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President Andrew Spalding, April 25

Past President Dale Bowen and I attended the Congressional Fire Service Institute dinner and awards program in Washington, DC on Thursday April 26th, 2019 at Congressman Steny Hoyer’s table.

Other Southern Maryland Representation in attendance was Bill Smith ( Coordinator Charles County Fire/EMS), Michelle Hurst (Newburg VRSFD), and Tim Delehanty (Prince Frederick VFD).

A great time was had by ... (Full Story & Photos)

Working House Fire / Scotland, MD

Assistant Fire Chief Eddie Raley, April 10

4-08 Box, 19:57 - Ridge Units were dispatched to Cornfield Harbor Road in Scotland for the reported structure fire. Engine 41 (Chief Mercure) arrived on location at 20:00 and began a quick attack with an 1 3/4" handline through the front door. Tanker 4 arrived behind E-41 and supplied them. Squad 4 arrived at 20:06 and assisted interior crews with securing utilities and salvage and overhaul. Engine ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 09

This afternoon at 1305 hours, Dunkirk VFD Squad 5 was dispatched for the house fire at 6353 Meadowland Drive in Dunkirk (Anne Arundel 42-15 box).
Squad 5 (with 6 personnel), the Fire Chief and both Deputy Chiefs were first to arrive with smoke showing from a two-story single family house. While the driver laddered the house, the crew from Squad 5 located a room & contents fire on the second floor. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Spring Cleanup for Fire Safety

Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, March 27

The snow has melted, the rain and wind is beginning to subside, the plants are budding and the trees are blooming. Spring is arriving and your thoughts may be turning to that dreaded ritual of spring cleaning. With it comes a timely reminder to keep your home safe from the threat of fire. In an effort to make this "Spring Cleanup" a fire safe one, Charles County Volunteer Fire and EMS Departments ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Jonathan Riffe, March 26

Tuesday March 26 at 0037 hours, while Engine 51 & Ambulance 59 were operating on a medical local, Anne Arundel Box Alarm 42-13 was sounded for the house fire at 6416 Bob White Court in Dunkirk.

Dunkirk VFD Squad 5, Tanker 5, Chief 5 & Chief 5B responded on the run. First arriving Chief 5B reported fire showing from all floors and sides. Due to the volume of fire and collapses, an exterior attack ... (Full Story & Photos)

Looking For Our Next Fire Prevention Queens & Jr. Fire Chief's!

Cobb Island Vol. Fire Dept. & EMS, March 25

Looking for our next Fire Prevention Queens & Jr. Fire Chief’s!

Miss Fire Prevention (ages 16 - 19 & single)

Jr. Miss Fire Prevention (ages 9 - 15)

Little Miss Fire Prevention (ages 4 - 8)

Jr. Fire Chief - (4 - 12)

Jr. Deputy Chief - (4 - 12)

Jr. Asst. Chief - (4 – 12)

Judging April 13, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. at the Fire Department!

Applications available by calling Michelle Lawman at 301-536-7101 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Coordinator/Public Information Officer William Smith, March 21

Just after 3:00 a.m. this morning volunteer fire units were dispatched to a reported “smoke in wall near the attic” of a dwelling on Pisgah Marbury Road. The box assignment brought 40 volunteer firefighters from Tenth District, Nanjemoy, Potomac Heights, Indian Head, La Plata, and Bel Alton along with mutual aid from NDW Stump Neck to the scene. Command was established by Chief 8A (Danielson) and ... (Full Story & Photos)

Police Chase Turns to Servious MVA

Bay District Volunteers, March 03

At 12:44 units from Station 3 and surrounding departments were alerted for an auto accident involving a vehicle on fire, the accident was a result of a police chase. Units arrived on scene to find a two-vehicle accident confirming one vehicle on fire with a subject pinned. Upon arrival the police officers were keeping the fire in check by using fire extinguishers. Engine 32, Squad 3 and Engine 132 ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Maryland State Firemen’s Association Board of Trustees 

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